The Dance of the Tides

High tide, low tide, flood tide and ebb tide. Everyday the dance is the same. Tides are the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the combined effects of gravitational forces exerted by the Moon, Sun, and rotation of the Earth. The tidal dance is influenced by the alignment of the Sun and the moon, the shape of the coastline and the deep ocean. Everyday the dance is different.
Dance

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