Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the large body of water that separates North America and South America from Europe.

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Florida
Atlantic Ocean
Gulf of Mexico

What US state has a coastline on both the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean?

Florida is the US state that borders both the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico.

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Christopher Columbus
Atlantic Ocean

Why did Christopher Columbus decide to sail west across the Atlantic Ocean?

To find India.

He agreed that the world was round and figured that if he sailed directly south he would sail around the world and reach India assuming that the distance would be shorter then having to sail around the bottom of Africa to get here. Alas for the natives of the Americas (now still referred to as Indians ) there was a whole continent in the way.

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Islands
Atlantic Ocean

Where is little nightingale island?

it's in the south atlatic ocean between south Africa and south America.

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Continents
Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean touches what five continents?

North America, South America, Europe, Africa, and Antarctica.

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Atlantic Ocean

Who is smaller arctic or Atlantic oceans?

arctic ocean

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How long is the Atlantic ocean in miles?

The Atlantic Ocean stretches from the Arctic Ocean to the Southern Ocean around Antarctica, roughly 9000 miles (14500 km) north to south.

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Lakes and Rivers
Oceans and Seas
Atlantic Ocean

First ocean-going ship capable of crossing the Atlantic?

Sabanah

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Mumbai
Atlantic Ocean

Is there any sea route from Mumbai to Muscat?

You can create a sea route distance calculation on the maps calculator located on the AXSMarine.com website. You will need to sign up for a free trial to use their map calculator. You may also want to check out the section on calculating marine routes using Google maps on the MarineBuzz.com.

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What is a prefix for Atlantic?

trans, as in transatlantic, as in transatlantic drift or transatlantic flight

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India Train Travel
Ahmedabad
Atlantic Ocean

How do you find passenger ship lists?

You can find passenger ship lists at railway stations passenger reservation board, A ticket checker have also a list contain passenger name details.

Find more about Indian railway - http://travelkhana.com/rail-info

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Continents and Regions
North America
Oceans and Seas
Atlantic Ocean

What continent is south east of United States and across the Atlantic ocean?

Africa

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Atlantic Ocean
United States

What is the capital of the New England state that has a large hook of land jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean?

The capital city is Boston. The state with a hook sticking out is Massachusetts. The "hook" jutting out is Cape Cod. It is generally called 'the Cape' by people throughout New England.

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Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean

Which two counties border both the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware river?

Monmouth and Essex counties are of eastern NJ and only border the Atlantic Ocean. The Delaware River borders western NJ separating NJ from Pennsylvania.

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South America
Oceans and Seas
Atlantic Ocean

What ocean is touching the shores of Europe and South America?

...the Atlantic Ocean...

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Oceanography
Atlantic Ocean

Why the sea is salty?

whale sperm.

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Which northeastern state has a large hook of land jutting into the Atlantic ocean?

Massachusetts. The cape is Cape Cod.

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Bodies of Water
Atlantic Ocean

What are some of the most famous swamps along the Atlantic coastal plains?

everglades of florida, okeefenokee swamps in georgia, dismal swamps in virginia

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Hurricanes Typhoons and Cyclones
Atlantic Ocean

Where do Atlantic ocean hurricanes originate?

"Cape Verde" style storms originate as waves off the African continent. Many others originate somewhere in the Caribbean or Gulf of Mexico.
in the west

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Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean

How much of the world is made up of ocean water?

The ocean covers 71% of Earth and accounts for 97% of the water.

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Lakes and Rivers
Atlantic Ocean
Mount St. Helens

What is the Lead measurement ST?

Poor question; cannot be answered. The question lacks context.

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Atlantic Ocean

What ocean between us and western Europe?

The body of water between the east coast of the United States of America and Western Europe is the Atlantic Ocean.

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Borders and Boundaries
Atlantic Ocean

What state has longest border on the Atlantic ocean?

Florida is the longest border on the Atlantic Ocean.

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Atlantic Ocean

What did one ocean say to the other ocean?

they waved

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Atlantic Ocean

What 14 US states border the Atlantic ocean?

Me, nh, ma, ri, ct, ny, nj, de, md, va, nc, sc, ga, fl

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Atlantic Ocean

What passageway of water connects the Atlantic ocean and the gulf of Mexico?

Erie Canal

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