<p><strong>Fig. 2.10.</strong> Idealized vertical temperature profile of the Pacific ocean basin showing water in blue and seafloor features in green. The highest, or warmest, water temperatures are shown in light blue. The lowest, or coldest, water temperatures are shown in dark blue.</p>

Fig. 2.10. Idealized vertical temperature profile of the Pacific ocean basin showing water in blue and seafloor features in green. The highest, or warmest, water temperatures are shown in light blue. The lowest, or coldest, water temperatures are shown in dark blue.

Image by Byron Inouye