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What is a marine tide and what factors influence its intensity?

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A marine tide is the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the gravitational pull of the moon and the sun on the Earth's oceans. The intensity of tides is influenced by factors such as the alignment of the Earth, moon, and sun, the shape of the coastline, the depth of the ocean, and the topography of the seabed.