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you basically have it... observing the ocean beds NOW, the parallel fissuring in the Pacific, the trenching and rifts in the Atlantic and Pacific... tells a story. The hydroplate model would show the displacement of the water by the upheaval/mountains of the Continents and the upthrusting of the Atlantic floor simultaneous with the sinking of the Pacific floor... that's primarily 'where' the water went.