This photo paper is a journey from the lower stratosphere to the very depths of the Mariana Trench.
African vulture (lat. Gyps rueppellii) can be called an astronaut bird kingdom, because he is able to rise to unattainable for his fellow 11,277 meter height. There are several cases of bird collisions with passenger aircraft.
Cruising altitude of passenger aircraft.
At this altitude, hard-boiled egg boil for 18 minutes. 33 sec.
Mount Everest, Himalayas - the highest mountain in the world. Altitude: 8848 meters.
Mountain top Chogori, Asia (Eng. The name K2).
"Death Zone» (Death Zone): at an altitude of 7924 meters in the air does not contain enough oxygen to sustain human life.
The volcano of Aconcagua, South America.
Boil an egg boiled for 8 min. 30 sec.
Mount McKinley, North America.
Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa.
Volcanic Mount Elbrus, Russia - the highest peak in Russia and Europe.
Vinson Massif, Antarctica.
Mount Puncak Jaya, New Guinea. The highest peak of the island.
The oxygen content in the atmosphere is not more than 20, 9%.
Boil an egg boiled for 5 min. 12 sec.
Geographic South Pole.
Cumulus clouds, also called low (Cumulus).
Burj Khalifa (Burj Khalifa), United Arab Emirates - the tallest building in the world.
Tower CN Tower (CN Tower), Canada was the tallest building in the world until the construction of the Burj Khalifa.
Empire State Building (Empire State Building), New York, USA.
At this altitude, hard-boiled egg boil in just 3 minutes. 37 seconds
138, 7 meters.
Pyramid of Cheops (aka The Great Pyramid of Khufu and the Pyramid), Egypt.
Rocket Saturn 5.
Statue of Liberty, New York, USA.
An offshore oil platform "Deepwater Horizon» (Deepwater Horizon).
Recreational diving (diving for recreation) passes at depths not exceeding the mark of 42 meters.
Record the depth of immersion apnea. This record was set in 2004, a diver from Monaco Frollo Pierre (Pierre Frolla).
Epipelag zone epipelaga (EPIPELAGIC). Sunlight penetrates present phytoplankton photosynthesis.
Mezopelag zone mezopelaga (Mesopelagic), also called "Twilight» (Twilight Zone).
Record the depth of immersion with equipment (scuba - diving). This record was set by the French scuba diver Pascal Bernabe (Pascal Bernabé
Pressure of 50 atmospheres.
The maximum possible depth of immersion using atmospheric diving suit.
Rays of sunlight can not penetrate to a depth of over 900 meters
Bathyal, bathyal zone (bathyal zone) also known as "Midnight Zone» (midnight zone), which do not penetrate the rays of sunlight.
Pressure 100 atm. Maximum depth of the Soviet nuclear submarine class «Mike».
The depth of the Grand Canyon, USA.
"Deep Sea» («Deep Sea») - the bottom layer of water located between the thermocline (thin but distinct aqueous layer, where there is a sharp change in water temperature) and the bottom.
At depths of over 1800 meters inhabit the world's largest shellfish - colossal squid (Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni). These creatures have huge eyes (27 cm), powerful teeth on the tentacles and impressive size (in 2010 on one of the beaches of the coast of Japan has thrown 109 2 pound colossal squid length of 3, 4 meters in 2007, fishermen caught in Antarctic waters 10 meter colossal squid, which weighed 494 kilograms).
Comfortable immersion depth for most shark species is considered to be 2134 meters. This rule is knocked Portuguese shark that can dive to 3,700 meters.
Sperm whale - a true champion for deep sea diving among mammals: it is able to dive to a depth of 3,000 meters and stay under water for more than 30 minutes. Dead Paste to show size)).
The average depth of the oceans is 3,682 meters.
The wreckage of the Titanic are buried at a depth of 3750 meters. The bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.
Abyssal (Abyssal zone) - the largest area of marine glubin.Harakterizuetsya lack of daylight, low mobility and low water temperature (+ 2C). The brightest representative of the abyssal zone can be called Crookshanks and monkfish, the body is able to withstand pressures up to 775 atm.
The bottom of the 8605-meter chute Tonga coast of Puerto Rico is considered the deepest point of the Atlantic Ocean.
Mariana Trench - the maximum depth of ocean on the planet Earth. Depth: 10,971 feet.