Top 10 Pacific Ocean facts Selected as the most interesting among oceans related questions in Oceans quiz Which direction are Easter Island moai facing?Inland. There is only one ahu (group of statues), Ahu Akivi, with moai facing the ocean. It is unusual also by being one of the few inland ahus. At all other ahus (including all coastal ones) moai face inland.Created by: globalquiz.orgChile facts » What is special about Synalpheus Pinkfloydi shrimp?Hunting with sound. The shrimp, called also Pink Floyd pistol shrimp, may be found in Pacific waters at Panama coast. The sound of its snapping claw shut reaches 210 decibels (while whales achieve 188 decibels), and can kill passing nearby small fish. It is probably the loadest sound an animal creates. Created by: smyrusea animals facts » The Pacific War took place in the South America in years 1879 to 1883. Which territory was the conflict zone?Atacama Desert. In the 19th century, there were no clear borders defined between Peru, Bolivia and Chile in the area of the Atacama desert. This became a problem with the discovery of valuable sodium nitrate deposits in the area.Created by: KasiaBolivia facts » Which country has never been a part of the British Empire?Philippines had been under Spanish rule for more than 300 years. The islands were ceded by Spain to the United States for US$20 million in the 1898.Created by: globalquiz.orgoceans facts » Which country does Easter Island belong to?Chile. Easter Island is a special territory of Chile that was annexed in 1888. Administratively, it belongs to the Valparaíso Region. The nearest continental point lies in central Chile, at 3,512 kilometers (2,182 mi).Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of South America facts » In what ocean is Kiribati?Pacific Ocean. Kiribati is a group of islands and a country in the central Pacific Ocean, east of New Guinea. Kiribati's easternmost islands, the southern Line Islands south of Hawaii, have the most advanced time on Earth, UTC+14 hours.Created by: globalquiz.orgislands facts » What is the name of the country that is the first in the world powered entirely by solar energy?Tokelau is an island country and dependent territory of New Zealand.Three solar power stations provide 100% of current electrical demand from photovoltaics, with battery backup. The first power station was completed in August 2012. In total, 4,032 solar panels) each, making Tokelau the first nation in the world to be 100% powered by solar power. Created by: Tschuka tourism facts » In what ocean is Tonga?Pacific Ocean. Tonga is a group of islands and a country in the southern Pacific Ocean, east of Australia.Created by: globalquiz.orgseas facts » In what ocean are the Fiji Islands?Pacific Ocean. Fiji is a group of islands and a country in the southern Pacific Ocean, east of Australia.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography facts » In what ocean are the Aleutian Islands?Pacific Ocean. Aleutian Islands are the islands between Russia and Alaska. Created by: globalquiz.orggeography facts » Play oceans quiz and see all the questions.