The deeper a diver descends, the more water he has above him, and the more pressure it exerts on his body.
The pressure a diver experiences at a certain depth is the sum of all the pressures above him, • every 33 feet of salt water = 1 ATA of pressure• pressure a diver experiences = water pressure + 1 ATA (from the atmosphere)Total Pressure at Standard Depths*Depth / Atmospheric Pressure + Water Pressure / Total Pressure0 feet / 1 ATA + 0 ATA / 1 ATA15 feet / 1 ATA + 0.45 ATA / 1 .45 ATA33 feet / 1 ATA + 1 ATA / 2 ATA40 feet / 1 ATA + 1.21 ATA / 2.2 ATA66 feet / 1 ATA + 2 ATA / 3 ATA99 feet / 1 ATA + 3 ATA / 4 ATANot a math person?
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How does pressure change underwater and how do pressure changes effect aspects of scuba diving such as equalization, buoyancy, bottom time, and the risk of decompression sickness?
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