Pacific Ocean - the largest ocean in the world, with an area of nearly 179 million square kilometers and a maximum depth -. 10994 m This mysterious and enigmatic element in excess of its land area of 30 million square kilometers, is in no hurry to reveal their secrets. Our knowledge of the Pacific Ocean, and to this day are scarce, many phenomena have not been explained by science. Before you 15 Pacific mysteries that still remain unsolved.
15. The mysterious purple sphere
In 2016 the ship Nautilus expedition discovered off the coast of California, glowing purple ball. Already during the inspection of the ball on the board, it has revealed two distinct lobes. Scientists suggest that the discovery represents a previously unknown form of life, but to identify the need for several years.
14. Underwater pyramids in Japan
Underwater Yonaguni pyramid were found by divers in 1986. Experts believe the age of the buildings is approximately 10,000 years old. Until now, there is debate about whether the mysterious rock terraces creation of man or nature's hands.
13. The bomb Mark 4
In 2013, Sean Smirichinski diver found off the Pacific coast of Canada, the US atomic bomb Mark 4 that was lost in 1950. The bomb was on the bottom as a result of the accident that happened to the bomber B-36 US Air Force. The engines of the aircraft caught fire and the crew dropped the bomb into the Pacific Ocean. Surprisingly, but the bomb did not explode.
12. The voice of the depths of
In the summer of 1997 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has recorded the bass sound is dubbed Bloop ( "Bull"). The overall character of the sound allowed to assume that it makes a living creature, but of gigantic proportions, much more of a blue whale.
11. The disappearance of the
In 1936, Amelia Earhart aviation pioneer decided to make a flight around the world by the very length of the route, keeping as close to the equator. Already after a few hours of flying her plane disappeared from the radar, and the connection was lost. Presumably, the ship sank in the Pacific Ocean, but the fragments were found. The mystery lies in the fact that after the collapse of the air were heard distorted messages, it turns out, the plane sank.
10. The red glow
In 2014, the Dutch pilot a Boeing 747 en route August 24, 2014 from Hong Kong to Anchorage, noticed in the ocean near the Kamchatka abnormal red glow. The phenomenon was like lightning, but it was directed vertically upwards. The glow came from the ocean floor, and when the plane approached, it became even brighter. The nature of this phenomenon has not been solved.
9. The mysterious shark
Assures a Japanese scientist, in 2016 he had a chance to shoot a shark in the Pacific Ocean, not inferior in size extinct Megalodon. Experts, correlating with the size of the animal cell, came to the conclusion that its length is 18 m!
8. The giant squid
In the depths of the Pacific Ocean inhabited arhiteutisy. These squid grow to gigantic proportions. In 1924, on shore threw specimen length of 35 m! Maybe this is the Kraken?
7. Base aliens
Ufologist Scott Waring, viewing satellite images of the ocean floor and found two huge pyramids underwater near the island of New Providence. The expert believes that this is an alien base, but does not exclude the possibility that this may be the creation of unknown underwater civilization.
6. The mythical experiment
VMC United States October 28, 1943 allegedly conducted an experiment during which allegedly disappeared, and then instantly moved to the area a few tens of kilometers of the destroyer "Aldridge" a 181-person team. Official confirmation of the experiment was not, but speculation still continues to this day. The legend states that could generate a powerful electromagnetic field that caused the bending of destroyers, light and radio waves.
5. The Devil's Sea
Japanese fishermen dubbed the Pacific waters around the island of Miyake-jima Sea Devil, for the reason that in this zone mysteriously disappearing ships and aircraft. Paranormal researchers are often compared to the area with the Bermuda triangle.
4. The beast from the depths of
Earlier this year, on the coast of Indonesia was thrown skeleton and half-decayed remains of sea creatures 15 meters in length. Corpse exuded an unpleasant smell and coloring the water red. Scientists have not yet identified the animal.
3. What is it?
Recently oceanographers studying the topography of the seabed of the Pacific Ocean, they saw something mysterious. Off the coast of California moved unknown being rounded shape and the size of 4 meters in diameter. Object leave the motion track, the length of which is 59 kilometers.
2. The disappearance of the crew of the boat "Sarah Jo"
In 1979, five residents of Hawaii went fishing on a boat called "Sarah Jo," and disappeared. Presumably the crew drowned in the storm, but after 10 years, "Sarah Jo," was discovered more than 3000 km away from the alleged crash site on the atoll taonga. There was also the tomb of one of the five men - Scott Moorman.
1. A person on the ocean floor
Lloyd Stewart Carpenter studied topographical maps the bottom of the Pacific Ocean and found that it was similar to the profile of a man looking up, as if the sky. Carpenter, a devout Christian, for several years studying the anomalies of the ocean. In the introduction to the book, devoted to the discovery, Lloyd wrote: "It is likely, crying his tears - East Pacific Rise, the largest mountain range on Earth Learn Why is a person at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean is crying, and where to look also... you will see the Devil at the bottom of the south Atlantic ocean, the Dragon at the bottom of the north Atlantic ocean and the Angels in the bottom of the Indian ocean. "