Why is the Pacific Ocean named that way? overflow975 | 3 maggio 2009 | [english] | Nessun commento The Pacific Ocean owes its name to the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan (1480 – 1521) who chose it because he found its water very calm during his 1520 voyage. Why is the Pacific Ocean named that way?ultima modifica: 2009-05-03T20:30:00+02:00da overflow975Reposta per primo quest’articolo Tags:cultures and places, english Related Posts Why does the Vatican’s flag have keys on it and why is it colored yellow and white? Nessun commento | Mag 28, 2009 Why did the Greeks call Mesopotamia by that name? Nessun commento | Mag 27, 2009 Why is there a continental drift? Nessun commento | Lug 22, 2009 OS/2 (computer science) Nessun commento | Mag 3, 2009 Add a Comment Annulla rispostaDevi essere connesso per inviare un commento.