as seen on the National Geographic channel, December 2006Animations for Mobile Devices
The Mariana Trench includes the deepest place in the world's oceans, with its maximum depth of approximately 11 kilometers.
Puerto Rico Trench
The Puerto Rico Trench is the deepest place in the Atlantic Ocean, but these videos have the vertical dimension strongly exaggerated to further enhance the visual effect.
Vertical exaggeration in the animations:
These animations were produced by Dr. Peter Sloss of NOAA, with bathymetric data from NCEI.
If you use these animations, please credit NOAA/NCEI.