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Rajeev Jassal
Rajeev Jassal Master

As the name suggests, Panamax vessel is the largest size of the vessel that can transit the Panama Canal.

The maximum size of the vessels allowed in Panama Canal is

  • Overall Length:  950 ft (289.56 m) with few exceptions for container vessels and rigidly connected tug-barge

Rahul Sharma
Rahul Sharma Master

I think it is called black sea due to no growth of microorganisms making it look black.

The reson for inhospitable enviornment for growth is lack of oxygen in the lower layers of sea is due to minimal water movement between top and lower layers.



Rajeev Jassal
Rajeev Jassal Master

Mariana trench is the known deepest part of the sea. It reaches the maximum depth of 10971 meters at a point called Challenger deep. It is located in the western pacific ocean.

It is believed that only 5% of the ocean bottom is discovered and 95% of the ocean bottom is still not touched. So in th