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@RD, if the force between the earth and the moon were less than a bank note ...
The gravitational force of the moon on a person on Earth is less than the weight of a banknote.
@RD,yes the moon exerts the same gravitational effect on the earth, which you incorrectly state is that less of a bank note, but the moon rotates over 28 days and the earth rotates every 24 hours, hence affects different parts of the earth differently at any one time depending on it's proximity.
... okay, let's for the moment agree the effect of the moon equates to a bank note under earth's gravity on a person, and that same bank note, which may not even break the surface tension in a bucket of water, manages to influence the ocean water levels on the surface of the earth by metres in height. taking into consideration that a cubic metre of seawater has a mass in excess of 1 metric tonne, i fail to take your point that something like the force of less than 100 bank notes counteracts a tonne of water
an average depth of 3,682 metres
The depth of the ocean is irrelevant.
As you suggest the moon has no effect on the tides ...
By the way, the metric SI unit of measurement is the metre, not the “meter”.
@JP, "meter" might be accepted American spelling, but the French invented the metric system, and they would suggest otherwise to the Americans who are on the whole living with feet, inches and yards for reasons baffling. a "meter" is also a word with other various meanings where as a "metre" has only one meaning. inviting confusion invites errors, and the Americans have had some great blunders with trying to live with metric and imperial systems. not only do they not go metric, they vary their own size of some imperial units from the English units to make even more confusion.
the USA has an alternate accepted spelling in the USA
as far as the depth of oceans are concerned, you'll find that the deeper the body of water, the far less it is affected by tides. think about the jelly on a plate again, when you wobble it the top moves a lot, and the base stays still.
Tides do not move water from one side of the earth to the other.