1,550,000 km2 that is 1,550,000,000,000 m2
e maximum depth of the Gulf is 5203 m.
The average depth is somwhere between 0 and that value. I guess 1/4 the maximum depth (because it gave me an almost round number) of 1300 m.
Multiplying 1,550,000,000,000 m2 x 1300m = 2.015 x 10 E 15 m3 or
5.3 X 10 E 17 USGallons (give or take 1223gallons)
or about 650 Quadrillion gallons (650,000,000,000,000,000)
You were pretty close. It's 643 Quadrillion gallons according to the EPA's official site, which says, "... The mean (average) water depth of the Gulf is ~1,615 m and the basin contains a volume of 2,434,000 cubic kilometers of water (6.43 * 1017 or 643 quadrillion gallons)
Yep, you are absolutely correct. I posted the above here and on my blogs, but forgot to come back here and correct my math. I have corrected my numbers above. Thanks for posting your update so that I got an email about this math typo and could correct my numbers above.
643 quadrillion gallons
Currently 25 million gallons a day.
Oil in the Gulf of MexicoNo one knows how many gallons have spilled and estimates vary greatly. It's certainly in the millions of gallons, with more being spilled daily.
About 200,000 gallons per day so that would mean about 3,600,000
Uh like billions Well it pumps like 10,00000 gallons a day!
It has at least two: the Gulf of California and the Gulf of Mexico.
3 the gulf of california , the gulf of mexico, and the gulf of tehuantpec
The Gulf of Mexico is not a state, but rather a body of water that juts off from the Atlantic Ocean and is adjacent to many southern states of the US, as well as Mexico itself. Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida all border the Gulf of Mexico.
840,000 to 1,700,000 US gallons is flowing into the Gulf every day.
How many miles is the Gulf of Mexico?
The Persian Gulf is nowhere near the Gulf of Mexico. Many oceans and seas separate them.
Mexico has 9,330 kilometers (5,780 miles) of coastline, running through the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of California and Pacific Ocean. All of them have salt water. The only "beaches" without salt water are those found on inland lakes, such as the Patzcuaro and Chapala lakes.
Texas is on the Gulf of Mexico so 0 miles.
Yes, many species of whales are found in the Gulf of Mexico.
There are 3850 oil rigs in the gulf of Mexico as per ask.com...
There are five states on the Gulf of Mexico: Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida.
It depends on from where you start to measure, and to where you are measuring to! The Gulf of Mexico is a very large area.
Only one: the Pacific Ocean. Other bodies of water that border Mexico include the Gulf of Mexico, Gulf of California and Caribbean Sea, but these are not considered to be oceans. See related questions for further detail.
I believe that the gulf of maine is a little bit bigger than the gulf of mexico because the gulf of maine has many basins, banks, and shelfs in it which expands the size.
There are approximately 27,000 abandoned oil and gas wells beneath the Gulf of Mexico.
5 states border the gulf of Mexico.
The Gulf of Mexico covers about 617,800 sq miles (1.6 million km²).
The Gulf of Mexico has many sunken pirate ships.
Your question is badly constructed, between Mexico, if your question is how many states are their between Mexico City and the Gulf of Mexico, the answer would be 3, if your question is how many states are in between the Gulf of Mexico, and the Pacific, it depends in what part of my country you are in, please try to write better or tell a grown up to type your question.