Milwaukee Deep, also known
as The Milwaukee Depth, (19°35'N,
66°30'W) is the deepest part of the Atlantic Ocean and is part of the Puerto Rico Trench.
It has a maximum depth of . It is just
northwest of the coast of Puerto
."Milwaukee Depth." Encyclopædia Britannica. 2009.
Encyclopædia Britannica Online. 12 Oct. 2009
This ocean floor feature is named for the USS Milwaukee
, a U.S. Navy
Omaha class cruiser
discovered the Milwaukee Deep on February
In popular culture
In the March 11
episode of Without a Trace
(Deep Water, Episode #111) the Milwaukee Depth was featured in the
The Milwaukee Deep was the location of the December 5