All the Water on Planet Earth ……………………….

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    All the Water on Planet Earth!
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    Illustration Credit & Copyright:  Jack Cook, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Howard Perlman, USGS

    Explanation:  How much of planet Earth is made of water? Very little, actually. Although oceans of water cover about 70 percent of Earth's surface, these oceans are shallow compared to the Earth's radius. The above illustration shows what would happen if all of the water on or near the surface of the Earth were bunched up into a ball. ………………… for more info CLICK HERE

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