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Parachuting into the sea

If you have a parachute, but nothing else, and you bail out of an aircraft over the sea, what is the maximum height you can fall from without dying either instantaneously or soon after? What sort of non-fatal injuries would you have suffered if you were rescued alive?
Tags: ~aviation, ~medicine: injuries (misc), ~science: physics, ~water
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