The intriguing mysteries hidden in the depth of vast oceans is something which is one of the most fascinating things among sailors, travelers as well as researchers. The variety of natural phenomena occurring in water is sometimes left unexplained, though many analysts are able to resolve the cause of such magnificent display of beauty. Starting form bioluminescence to patterns on the sea bed and even cappuccino coast, there are many natural mysteries which are admired by nature lovers throughout the world. Here are top 10 amazing ocean phenomena occurring around the world:
10. Red Tide
As the name suggests, the tides in some coastal areas are visibly red in color. The reason behind this is enormous algal bloom which grows rapidly to make the water appear red near the shores. The photosynthetic pigments presents in algae is known to change the color of the tides. Though it is very fascinating, the water can be harmful for humans, animals and even birds. The algae are known to produce toxins while they grow which are even harmful for some marine fishes. In some places algal bloom may change the color of water to brown, orange and green.