Who Discovered the Pacific Ocean?

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The Pacific Ocean is located on the east part of Asia. The 1st European to see the Pacific Ocean on that date was Vasco Nunez de Balboa. He is well known in English speaking country simply as 'Balboa'.
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We don't have the name of person who discovered the Pacific Ocean, however Portuguese Explorer Ferdinand Magellan given name Tepre Pacificum which means Peaceful Sea.
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Vasco Núñez de Balboa.
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Vasco Nunez de Balboa was the European discoverer of the Pacific Ocean and a
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Spanish explorer, Vasco Nunez de Balboa, discovered it. In 1513, he crossed Panama to see the Pacific.
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Nobody knows who first discovered the Pacific Ocean, though the first European to see it was Spanish explorer Vasco Núñez de Balboa in 1513.
Its name comes from Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan, who called it "Mar Pacifico" or "peaceful sea".
The discovery of the Pacific Ocean is usually created to the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan. Magellan set sail from Spain in 1519 and crossed under the tip of South America to the Pacific Ocean. You can find more information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pacific_Ocean
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