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Japan Trench

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  • Japan Trench — The Japan Trench is an oceanic trench, a part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, in the floor of the northern Pacific Ocean off northeast Japan. It extends from the Kuril Islands to the Bonin Islands and is 9,000 m (30,000 ft) at its deepest. It is an… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan Trench — ▪ submarine trench, Pacific Ocean       deep submarine trench lying east of the Japanese islands, in the floor of the western North Pacific Ocean. It is one of a series of depressions stretching south from the Kuril Trench and the Bonin Trench to …   Universalium

  • Japan Trench — noun a depression in the floor of the Pacific Ocean to the northeast of Japan that reaches depths of 30,000 feet • Instance Hypernyms: ↑trench, ↑deep, ↑oceanic abyss …   Useful english dictionary

  • Japan Median Tectonic Line — Red line represents Median Tectonic Line Japan Median Tectonic Line (中央構造線, Chūō Kōzō Sen …   Wikipedia

  • Trench railways — represented military adaptation of early 20th century railway technology to the problem of keeping soldiers supplied during the static trench warfare phase of World War I. The large concentrations of soldiers and artillery at the front lines… …   Wikipedia

  • Oceanic trench — Oceanic crust is formed at an oceanic ridge, while the lithosphere is subducted back into the asthenosphere at trenches. The oceanic trenches are hemispheric scale long but narrow topographic depressions of the sea floor. They are also the… …   Wikipedia

  • Northeastern Japan arc — The Japan Trench, where the Pacific Plate slides beneath the Okhotsk Plate is the cause of the Northeastern Japan Arc Northeastern Japan Arc also Northeastern Honshū Arc, is an island arc on the Pacific Ring of Fire. The arc runs north to south… …   Wikipedia

  • Mariana Trench — This article is about the ocean trench. For the Canadian band, see Marianas Trench (band). Coordinates: 11°21′N 142°12′E / 11.35°N 142.2°E / 11.35; 14 …   Wikipedia

  • Philippine Trench — The Philippine Trench (also Philippine Deep, Mindanao Trench, and Mindanao Deep) is a submarine trench to the east of the Philippines. It has a length of approximately 1,320 km and a width of about 30 km from the centre of the Philippine island… …   Wikipedia

  • Izu-Ogasawara Trench — The Nihongo|Izu Ogasawara Trench|伊豆・小笠原海溝|Izu Ogasawara Kaikō, also known as Izu Bonin Trench is an oceanic trench in the western Pacific Ocean. It stretches from Japan to the northernmost section of Marianas Trench [… …   Wikipedia

  • Kuril-Kamchatka Trench — The Kuril Kamchatka Trench or Kuril Trench (Russian: Курило Камчатский жёлоб ) is an oceanic trench with a maximum depth of 10,542 metres (34,000 ft). It extends from a triple junction with the Ulakhan Fault and the Aleutian Trench to the north,… …   Wikipedia


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