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10. Characteristics of Ocean Water: Extreme Pressure (C97)

Extreme pressure is another characteristic of ocean water. On land, air pressure is about 14.7 lb per sq in. This amount of pressure is referred to as one atmosphere. Water weighs more than air. In the ocean, with each additional 10m (about 33 ft) of depth, water pressure--increases by one atmosphere.



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