Indian Ocean


Indian Ocean
The Indian Ocean is the ocean surrounded by Asia to the north, Australia and the Pacific Ocean to the east, the Southern Ocean to the south, and Africa and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. It is so named because the south Asian country of India is located on its shore. The Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea, the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea are all parts of this ocean.
The deepest point in the Indian Ocean is located in Java Trench, it is 25,344 feet deep. The avrage depth is 13,002 feet deep. The Indian Ocean is 28,350,000 square miles in size.


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