27 Facts About Black Sea

1. About the second question—Black Sea is salt water but heavy or high salinity is at greater depths than the surface level.

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2. The Black Sea connects with the Mediterranean Sea through the Bosporus Strait, and then through the Sea of Marmara and the Dardanelles Strait.

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3. About the second question—Black Sea is salt water but heavy or high salinity is at greater depths than the surface level.

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4. Black Sea thought the Black Sea was called "inhospitable" before Greek colonization because it was difficult to navigate and because its shores were inhabited by savage tribes.

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5. The Black Sea is connected, to the North, to the Sea of Azov by the Strait of Kerch.

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6. Black Sea is a body of water and marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean between the Balkans, Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Western Asia.

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7. Black Sea can be called the most popular and famous among the Russian seas, even more popular than the Sea of ​​Azov.

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8. Black Sea is an inland sea located between far-southeastern Europe and the far-western edges of the continent of Asia and the country of Turkey.

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9. Black Sea is a cesspit for the six riparian states of Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Romania and Bulgaria.

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10. The Black Sea is linked with the Mediterranean Sea over the sea of Dardanelles and Marmara, which is Bosporus.

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11. Black Sea is bordered by 6 countries including the Ukrainian Autonomous Republic of Crimea on the Crimean Peninsula, they are :.

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12. Black Sea is surrounded by heavilly built up industrial areas and large sea ports.

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13. Black Sea has a surface area of 436,400 square kilometres a coastline of about 8,000 km ( 5,000 miles )A‚A and a depth of 2,206 metres ( 7,238 ft ).

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14. The Black Sea was surrounded by the Caucasus, Anatolia and Europe.

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15. Black Sea is steeped in history and culture, a vital trading center linking Europe with Asia.

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16. Black Sea is a sea in Eurasia between Europe, Caucasus, and Anatolia.

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17. Black Sea is an important year-round transportation artery, linking the eastern European countries with world markets.

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18. Black Sea contains only a few small islands, the largest being Zmiyinyy of Ukraine, east of the Danube delta, and Berezan at the mouth of the Dniester River estuary.

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19. About the second question—Black Sea is salt water but heavy or high salinity is at greater depths than the surface level.

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20. The Black Sea has two layers of water of different densities.

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21. The Black Sea is enclosed by Ukraine and Crimea on the north, Russia on the northeast, Georgia on the east, Turkey on the south, and Bulgaria and Romania on the west.

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22. Black Sea became an Ottoman Navy lake within five years of Genoa losing the Crimea in 1479, after which the only Western merchant vessels to sail its waters were those of Venice's old rival Ragusa.

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23. Black Sea was a busy waterway on the crossroads of the ancient world: the Balkans to the west, the Eurasian steppes to the north, Caucasus and Central Asia to the east, Asia Minor and Mesopotamia to the south, and Greece to the south-west.

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24. Black Sea is connected to the World Ocean by a chain of two shallow straits, the Dardanelles and the Bosphorus.

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25. Black Sea is one of four seas named in English after common colour terms—the others being the Red Sea, the White Sea and the Yellow Sea.

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26. The Black Sea is connected to the Sea of Azov by the Strait of Kerch.

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27. Black Sea is a body of water and marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean between Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Western Asia.

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