# How many gallons are there in the Pacific Ocean?

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There are 70 million cubic miles of water in the Pacific, which equates to 187,189,915,062,857,142,857 gallons, (187 quintillion gallons or 187,189,915,062 billion gallons), of water in the Pacific Ocean.
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# How many states border the Pacific Ocean?

Sovereign States that border the Pacific Ocean Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Taiwan, China, Japan and the Russian Federation. Western States of the Unit (MORE)

# How much does 1 gallon of sea water from the pacific ocean weigh?

Well, 1 pint of water weighs roughly one pound, so 1 gallon would be about 8 pounds. Of course it's a lot easier in SI units, where you can just count by tens. 1 liter weighs 1 kg. Done. A gallon of fresh water weighs between 8.33 lbs. and 8.34 lbs. Seawater, on average, weighs 1.028 times more (MORE)

# How many gallons of water does the ocean have?

There are approximately 1.3 billion cubic kilometers of water in the oceans. 1 cubic kilometer of water contains 1 trillion liters of water. Therefore there are approximately 1,300,000,000,000,000,000,000 liters of water in the oceans, which is 1.3 sextillion liters. To get to gallons, there are (MORE)

# How many US states border the Pacific Ocean?

Five: . Washington . Oregon . California . Hawaii . Alaska Five US states border the Pacific ocean.

# Many more states border the atlantic ocean than the pacific ocean what accounts for this?

The fact that the Eastern US is composed of many small states while the Western US is composed of a few large states.

# How many gallons of water are there in the oceans?

Answer . The United States Geologic Survey (USGS) estimates there to be 326,000,000 cubic miles of water on the planet. A cubic mile can hold a little more than 1.1 X 10 12 gallons. The USGS also estimates that 96.5% of that water is in the planets oceans. 96.5% X (1,100,000,000,000 gall (MORE)

# Where is the Pacific Ocean?

It is between New Zealand and South-America. It is left of North and South America, right of Asia and Australia. west of North/South America, east of Asia, north of the Southern Ocean, which lies around Australia The Pacific Ocean is between Asia and Australia in the east and the Americas in the wes (MORE)

# How many countries in North America border the Pacific Ocean?

You would think there would be a definite answer to this question, but sometimes "North America" is used politically to refer to only Canada and the US, other times it includes Mexico and Greenland. Physically, the continent includes the Central American countries of Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, (MORE)

# How many times smaller is the Arctic Ocean compared to the Pacific Ocean?

The Arctic Ocean would fit into the Pacific Ocean about 12 times. The Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean in the world at 179.7 million square kilometres (69.4 million sq mi). The Arctic Ocean is the fifth largest (and smallest) ocean in the world at 14,056,000 sq km (5,427,000 sq mi).

# How many gallons of water are in the Atlantic ocean?

9.8985268 Ã 1019 US gallons There is (not approx) 17,543,940,979,332,434 gallons of waterwithin the Atlantic Ocean region. Seventeen Quadrillion Gallons!The Pacific Ocean would be around the 35,000,000,000,000,000mark. . +++ . What does "(not approx.)" mean? It can only be approximate dueto fir (MORE)

# How many us states touch the pacific Ocean?

There are five US states that touch the Pacific Ocean: Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii.

# How many gallons of water are in the Arctic Ocean?

The arctic ocean has an area of 5,105,700 square miles. There isan estimate of over 4.4 million gallons of water. . +++ . That answer only makes sense if you quote the volume, notsurface area - i.e. include the mean depth over the ocean'sarea.

# How many gallons of water is in the Atlantic Ocean?

There is (not approx) 17,543,940,979,332,434 gallons of water within the Atlantic Ocean region. Seventeen Quadrillion Gallons! The Pacific Ocean would be around the 35,000,000,000,000,000 mark.

# How many animals are in the Pacific Ocean?

There is no way to count the mass due to the overwhelming size of the Pacific Ocean, migration patterns of animals, and vast amount of unexplored underwater terrain. We know less about the ocean floor than the surface of the moon.And i guess thats just how it is

# How many miles of shoreline does Alaska have along the pacific ocean?

There is 5, 580 miles of the Pacific shoreline in Alaska. The totalamount of tidal coastline is 31, 383.

# How many different species of animals live in the pacific ocean?

well their plenty but its around 100-250! RIGHT ANSWER: 100-250? R u kidding? There's 100-250 species within 5 miles of my house! Tere are like more than 1000 species in the pacific ocean

# How many islands are there in the Pacific Ocean?

There are in excess of 25,000 islands in the Pacific Ocean. Some ofthem are Tahiti, Bora Bora, Rarotonga, Jarvis Island and JohnstonAtoll.

# How many miles across is the pacific ocean?

The Pacific Ocean covers an area of 63.78 million square miles.This ocean is the worlds largest and was first sighted by Europeansin the 16th century.

# How many gallons of water in the Indian ocean?

There are billions of gallons of water within the Indian Ocean.This ocean covers an area of 47,900,00 square miles.

# How many continents touch the Pacific Ocean?

There are either 4 or 5 that touch the Pacific Ocean: four are on the Pacific Rim, and one (Antarctica) is technically surrounded by the Southern Ocean. The four others are North and South America, Asia, and Australia.

# How many sharks are in the Pacific Ocean?

A lot, but shark numbers are declining rapidly due to the demand for shark fin soup and an irrational fear of shark attacks to humans by harmless species.

# How many rivers flow into the Pacific ocean?

There are 10 rivers that flow to the Pacific Ocean. Umpqua River,Amur, Rogue River, Yachats River, GoascorÃÂ¡n River, Columbia River,Burdekin, Burnett, Acaponeta River, and Daintree.

# Why are there not many rivers that flow into the Pacific Ocean?

Lots of rivers flow into the Pacific Ocean. Not too many rivers flow into the Pacific Ocean from the United States , because we have mountain ranges that coalesce many streams / rivers into a fewer number of rivers than can cut through / around the ranges. As compared to the Atlantic Ocean and the (MORE)

# Why are there so many volcanoes around the pacific ocean?

Because the Pacific Ocean tectonic plate is still spreading from the East Pacific Oceanic ridge while being subducted underneath at least 6 major and minor tectonic plates , North American , South American, Indian-Australian, Indonesian, Caribbean, and Antarctic. Subduction produces vulcanism (MORE)

# How many days did it take Lewis and Clark to get to the Pacific Ocean?

Before Lewis met up with Clark, he began the expedition on August 30, 1803 in Pittsburgh PA. Lt. William Clark would offer to join Lewis on the expedition weeks later on October 13, 1803 at Camp Dubois (in present-day Indiana). From there, they sailed down the Ohio River towards St. Louis. In spring (MORE)

# Why do many volcanoes form along the edges of the pacific ocean?

Many volcanoes form along the edge of the pacific plate because it is a subduction zone, more dense oceanic crust sinks beneath continental crust. This occurence allow sl volcanoes to form here.

# How many volcanoes are in the Pacific Ocean?

Each year there are between 50-70 active volcanoes. At least 20 are probably erupting right as youh read there words!!

# How many square miles are in the Pacific Ocean?

The Pacific Ocean is considered to be 169 million sq km. Or 63.8 million sq mi.

# How many continents does the pacific ocean touch?

There are either 4 or 5 that touch the Pacific Ocean: four are on the Pacific Rim, and one (Antarctica) is technically surrounded by the Southern Ocean. The four others are North and South America, Asia, and Australia..

# How many US boarder the Pacific Ocean?

Four states border the Pacific Ocean. California, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska. Hawaii is in the Pacific Ocean. So that could count also.

# How many gallons of water is used in the pacific ocean?

it has about more than 8,000,000,000, pounds from what heard not kidding almost dround in there.

# How many sharks are in Pacific Ocean?

who knows they are many moms that have sharks everyday anyone wonders how many is born every day.

# How many types of fish are there in the Pacific Ocean?

There are many fish in the Pacific Ocean, so there really isn't a constant number (answer). We keep finding new species.

# Why did many Americans feel strongly about expansion to the Pacific ocean?

because during the Mexican war, it was called manifest destiny of the belief that the U.S. Could expand. Manny people believed this because of how much greater the U.S. Was then Mexico

# How many ships sunk in the Pacific Ocean?

it is unknown 'cause some of ships that are not really important to be on the news and some of the ships that we don't even know of had sank. Sorry!

# How many animal species are there in the pacific ocean?

There have been thousands of species discovered so far, but scientists have no way right now how many there really are. Not all of the seafloor, or the ocean itself, has been explored. Just like the rainforests, where species are discovered and become extinct every day, the amount of species in the (MORE)

# How many earthquakes are near the pacific ocean?

Currently, the Pacific ocean is the most active volcanic area on the planet. The land masses that are adjacent to the Pacific ocean are referred to as the "Ring of Fire".

# How many states in Canada border the pacific ocean?

Canada does not have states. Canada has Provinces and Territories. There is 1 Canadian province (British Columbia) that borders the Pacific Ocean.

# How many miles deep is the pacific ocean deepest spot?

It's deepest part is known as the challenger deep. Named after the Royal Navy ship, HMS challenger that first sounded it back in December 1872 to may 1876, who recorded a depth of 31,614 feet, (9,363 metres).

# How many people swam across the pacific ocean?

Zero. If you actually understand that it is seriously impossible to swim for that long without drowning, dehydrating, or being devoured by sharks, then you can see that no one has swam across the Pacific ocean. The greatest distance ever swum by a person is supposed to be when Benoit Lecomte "swam t (MORE)

# How many miles is the tip of America from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean?

It depends where you measure it. The distance is much larger if you measure it across Canada than Panama for instance.

# Is Pacific Ocean a Pacific State?

The ocean itself can be said to be owned by no one or owned by everyone living on this Earth. Governments do "own" the three-mile buffer of any ocean that flows into it's land boundaries. Governments own land and the waters upon the land. Since the Pacific Ocean is not land, nor is it habitable by h (MORE)

# Why does many storms that go to the Philippines came from the Pacific Ocean?

This is because the particular those countries are under the continental belts and thus once there is an occurance of storms the Philipines areas are much affected. .

# How many shark live in the pacific ocean?

We can't really say how many but we all know there are thousands of them maybe tens of thousands.

# Why are there so many volcanoes near the pacific ocean?

Because the Pacific Ocean tectonic plate\nis still spreading from the East Pacific Oceanic ridge while being subducted\nunderneath at least 6 major and minor tectonic plates , North American , South American, Indian-Australian,\nIndonesian, Caribbean, and Antarctic. Subduction produces (MORE)

# How many times has a plane crashed in the Pacific Ocean?

There have been 46 reported airliner crashes in the Pacific Ocean from 2007 to 2013 according to the aviation statistical Database from the NTSB (the National Transportation Safety Board). There are so many public and private flights, that it would take weeks to record and report EVERY flight that h (MORE)

# How many U.S. states border the Pacific Ocean?

Five U.S. states border the Pacific Ocean. California, Oregon,Washington and Alaska border the Pacific Ocean. Hawaii is locatedin the Pacific Ocean.

# How many states DO Not border the Pacific Ocean?

45 U.S. states do NOT border the Pacific Ocean. California, Oregon,Washington and Alaska border the Pacific Ocean. Hawaii is locatedin the Pacific Ocean.

# How many states bordering Pacific Ocean?

California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska border the Pacific Ocean.Hawaii is located in the Pacific Ocean.

# How many states border on the pacific ocean?

California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska border the Pacific Ocean.Hawaii is located in the Pacific Ocean.