[ExI] Sea level rise

BillK pharos at gmail.com
Sun Aug 9 15:42:18 UTC 2009

On 8/9/09, Stathis Papaioannou wrote:
> The following pages confirm that the density of pure water does not
>  vary by more than one part per million in the range 3.6 to 4.4 degrees
>  Celsius:
>  http://faculty.uccb.ns.ca/chowley/chem201/dh20vstemp.htm
>  http://antoine.frostburg.edu/chem/senese/101/measurement/faq/water-density.shtml
>  However, they do differ from the calculator I originally quoted in
>  that they give a density of less than 1000.000 kg/m^3 for pure water.
>  Perhaps the first calculator is (mistakenly) referring to specific
>  gravity rather than density.

I don't think that's the reason.
This site shows both tables on the same page without explanation.
Maybe the slight difference is between pure water and tap water.


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