Facts about Arctic Ocean:
  • The smallest ocean.
  • Area covered: \(15.56\) million sq. km.
  • It lies within the Arctic Circle.
  • It remains frozen for most of the year.

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Location of Arctic ocean on the Globe.
Arctic ocean:
  • Marginal seas: Norwegian Sea, Greenland Sea, East Siberian Sea and the Barents Sea
  • Islands: Greenland, New Siberian Island and Novaya Zemlya Island
  • Deepest point: The Eurasian Basin is \(5,449\) meters deep.
North Pole is situated in the middle of the Arctic Ocean.