How does the Internet travel across oceans?
According to the reputable submarine cable mapping website, there are currently 493 active or under construction cables, with a 300-kilometer cable between Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan on the Black Sea and a 6,600-kilometer Marea cable between the Virginia coast in the US in the north and Bilbao in the north. Includes Spain.
It is interesting to know that Kabul Maria weighs as much as 24 blue whales, which weigh about 4200 tons. In this video, we take a closer look at the journey of Internet cables deep into the oceans.