<p><strong>Fig. 6.2.</strong> The ideal global tide as seen from the South Pole. At the point in time captured in the figure, high tide crests are near South America and in the South Indian ocean basin, and low tide troughs are near the southern tip of Africa and New Zealand.</p>

Fig. 6.2. The ideal global tide as seen from the South Pole. At the point in time captured in the figure, high tide crests are near South America and in the South Indian ocean basin, and low tide troughs are near the southern tip of Africa and New Zealand.

Image by Byron Inouye