Pacific Ocean

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La Casa Ucraniana

Pacific Ocean

Pacific Ocean

Pacific Ocean - the world's largest ocean, which is located between the continents of Eurasia and Australia in the west, North and South America in the east and Antarctica in the south. The area of ocean seas 178.6 million. Km2, the volume of 710 million. Km3, the maximum depth of 11,022 m. Sea are located mainly in the northern and western outskirts (Bering Sea, Sea of Okhotsk, Sea of Japan, East China Sea, Yellow Sea, South China Sea, Australasian Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Coral Sea, Tasman Sea, Amundsen Sea, Bellingshausen Sea and Ross Sea). A large number of islands in the northern part - Aleutian, in the west - the Kuril about. Sakhalin, Japanese, Filipino, B. and M. Sunda, new. Guinea, new. Zealand, Tasmania et al., in the central part - the numerous islands, collectively called Oceania.

Bottom relief in the eastern part is relatively flat, in the western and central - many underwater hills and hollows with a depth of more than 5000 m, on which the depth decreases to 2000-3000 m (East Pacific, South Pacific, and others). Peripheral parts is characterized by seismicity, active volcanoes and deep trenches with a depth of 8000-10 000 m and more. The water temperature at the surface near the equator of 26 to 29 ° C; in the polar regions to -0,5 ° C. Fish fauna includes at least 2,000 species in the tropics and a little less in the northern latitudes. The Pacific Ocean has an average of 1/2 of the world's production of fish and seafood. Across the Pacific has important sea and air routes connecting four continents.

The Pacific coast is considered an exquisite place for a beach vacations. In the equatorial part of the coast, where the climate is considered the best, where a special bottom topography is a barrier and protection for the coastline from the large waves, is located our Guest House "La Casa Ucraniana". We are located in Ecuador, province of Manabi, near cities Bahia de Caraquez / San Vicente, along the road Ruta Spondylus. This area has the best beaches for your vacation.