<p><strong>SF Fig. 1.1.</strong> Although there is one world ocean, there are disagreements over the number of ocean basins. This series of maps shows the world ocean divided into one, three, four, and five ocean basins. Note that the maps have been distorted to show more of the world than a typical view from the South Pole. <em>Click on the image for animation!</em></p>

SF Fig. 1.1. Although there is one world ocean, there are disagreements over the number of ocean basins. This series of maps shows the world ocean divided into one, three, four, and five ocean basins. Note that the maps have been distorted to show more of the world than a typical view from the South Pole. Click on the image for animation!

Image fromĀ Wikipedia