[A Map of lakes and oceans showing the depths of various lakes and ocean attributes.]
Lakes and Oceans Depths and animal/ship/boat lengths are to scale; horizontal distance is not.
Fun Fact: The Edmund Fitzgerald, The Kursk, and The Lusitania all sank in water shallower than they were long.
Great Slave Lake Crater
Lake Loch Ness
Seawise Giant (largest ship ever)
Free-diving depth record Andrea Gail (probably)
Bike tires go flat Pressure at this depth would force water up a household faucet
Ohio-class nuclear sub depth limit
Typhoon-class nuclear sub depth limit
Soviet project to try to drill through the Earth's crust to the mantle just to see what would happen. Russians are awesome.
Chilean mine collapse
miner refuge Sperm whales dive this deep (they come up covered in wounds and sucker marks, so presumably there are big squid down here? ... man, we know nothing about the ocean.)
Titanic (sunk bow & stern)
Alvin depth limit
David Bowie & Freddie Mercury
Deep Mysterious door which James Cameron built his sub to reach and open. He will not say what he found within.
Mauna Kea, Hawaii (accurate horizontal scale)
James Cameron has said that he didn't know its song would be so beautiful. He didn't close the door in time. He's sorry.