Originally Posted by deltaten
SO just *how* far do ya hafta be offshore to be considered 'International' waters???
I've heard 12 and I've heard 200. Not that it matters, 'cause if Uncle wants ya; he'll get ya...200 miles or not!
Tho, there is a lotta ocean t be lost on!
Territorial waters extend 12 miles out. Outside of that is international, except that out to 200 miles is considered an Exclusive Economic Zone. The EEZ won't matter if you are simply escaping zombies on a sailboat.