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What has the greatest influence on the tides that we experience?
The moon's gravitational pull
Daily change in the levels of ocean water
What are tides caused by?
What is Tidal Force?
Gravitational force of the moon and the sun acting on Earth
Water level is higher than average sea level
When does high tide happen?
The side of the Earth facing the moon and the opposite side bulges because of gravitational pull