# How many drops of water are in the ocean?

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The ocean covers a lot as all of the named oceans and many of the seas are connected. So 'the ocean' is much bigger than 'an ocean', such as the Pacific Ocean. But if you mean the Pacific Ocean (the largest ocean of Earth) according to Wikipedia, the Pacific Ocean consists of "622 million cubic km of water". (Accessed 8/17/12)

There are about 20 drops of water in 1 milliliter(mL). For room temperature, pure water at atmospheric pressure, this is reliable to 20 drops = 1.00 mL, so our precision is about 1/100, about the same as Wikipedia's estimate of the volume. A mL is a centimeter cubed (cm3). There are 100 cm in 1 meter and 1000 m in a km, so there are 105 cm/km. Cube this term and you get 1015 cm3/km3. So multiply 20 drops/cm3 x 1015 cm3/km3 x 622 x 106 km3 = 12440 1021 drops. The second '4' and the trailing '0' of 12440 are a guess because we are only estimating, so putting it together we get, 1.24 x 1025 drops of water in just the Pacific Ocean.

You may have never heard of Avogadro's Number, 6.022 x 1023, but an Avogadro's Number of something is said to be a mole of something. For example, a mole of carbon-12 atoms has a mass of 12 g (definition). The number of drops of water in the Pacific Ocean is about 20.7 moles. If we matched one atom of carbon for every drop of water in the Pacific Ocean, the carbon would weigh only 248 g or about 8.75 ounces of carbon.
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# How many atoms are in a drop of water?

there are 2,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 (2,000 billion billion)atoms of oxygen in one drop of water. Approx. 10 18 atoms for a drop of 1o microliters.

# How many molecules in a drop of water?

How big is a drop? "A drop" is not a precise measurement. It depends on a number of factors. If you measure how big the drops of water are you're talking about, (in milli

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

Answers . Too many to count. ?No really?

# How many drops of water are in all the oceans of earth. ocean covers 23 of earths surface and average of 4000 meters deep?

A volume of water in Earth's oceans is, according to Wikipedia, 1 320 000 000 kmĂ‚Âł. You could calculate how many drops is that if you could provide any definition of 'drop

# How many drops of water in a milliliter?

1 ml is roughly equivalent to 20 drops of water

# How many drops are there in a quart of water?

1 US quart of water is 18,927 drops.

# How many drops of water in a puddle?

That depends on how big the puddle is, and what size drops you measure with.

# How many microbes are in a drop of water?

lots and lots and lots

# How many drops of water are there in a bucket?

I gram of water contains about 6.022 x 10 23 molecules but bucket is 102204 x 10 23

# How many drops of water in a raindrop?

One raindrop = one drop of water (but it can actually be more or less depending upon the size of the raindrop).

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

You seriously expect someone to sit down and count them? Go ahead. I dare you.

# How many drops of water are there in one drop of water?

1 but it depends on the size if it's 2x Niger than 1, it's 2 drops like I said, depends on the size :)
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# How many drops in 1ml of water?

There are 24 drops in 1 ml of water

# What is the number of drops of water in the ocean?

First we need to define the size of a drop then the number can be estimated. But it's almost impossible to know.

# How many drops of water are there in a milliliter?

20 drops per milliliter.
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# How long can a drop of water spend in the ocean?

a drop of water may spend over 3,000 years in the ocean beforemoving on to another part of the water cycle

# How many drops of water in 8oz?

Approx. 3 950 drops (for a drop of 60 microlitre).