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Volume of Water, World-wide, In Various Parts of the Hydrologic Cycle
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Original table by USGS: https://water.usgs.gov/edu/gallery/global-water-volume.html
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Modifications for EarthView by Dr. James Hayes-Bohanan, Bridgewater State University
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http://bsu-earthview.blogspot.com/2017/05/rumney-marsh-academy-revere-may-12.html
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Based on a 22-foot globe of the Earth
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* = rows and columns added by Dr. Hayes-Bohanan
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Water sourceWater volume, in cubic miles* Sphere Diameter, miles* EV Shpere Diameter, inchesWater volume, in cubic kilometersPercent ofPercent of
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freshwater
total water
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Oceans, Seas, & Bays321,000,00084928.01,338,000,000--96.54
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Ice caps, Glaciers, & Permanent Snow5,773,0002227.324,060,00068.61.74
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Groundwater5,614,0002207.323,400,000--1.69
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    Fresh2,526,0001695.610,530,00030.10.76
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    Saline3,088,0001816.012,870,000--0.93
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Soil Moisture3,959200.616,5000.050.001
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Ground Ice & Permafrost71,970521.7300,0000.860.022
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Lakes42,320431.4176,400--0.013
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    Fresh21,830351.191,0000.260.007
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    Saline20,490341.185,400--0.007
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Atmosphere3,095180.612,9000.040.001
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Swamp Water2,752170.611,4700.030.0008
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Rivers509100.32,1200.0060.0002
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Biological Water26980.31,1200.0030.0001
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* All frozen water5,844,9702237.424,347,278
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* All fresh liquid water2,558,4141705.610,657,098
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* All fresh water at or above surface32,414401.3135,021
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NBA basketball9.5
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Youth softball3.5
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Baseball2.9
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Raquetball2.3
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Regulation golfball1.6
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Pingpong ball1.5
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Typical marble0.5
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For more, see http://www.topendsports.com/resources/equipment-ball-size.htm
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