Blue Antiquity:History Of The Pacific Ocean Jasmine Daniels
Blue Antiquity:History Of The Pacific Ocean
Originates from the Latin word "pace" which means "peace".
Some parts of The Pacific can reach up to 86F mostly near the equator.
Typhoons are popular in the Pacific Ocean.
The prodigious ocean in the world.
In the 1300's Marco Polo sailed the Pacific Ocean. His name is also a phrase people use for an aquatic game.
Ferdinand Magellan used the sea to circumnavigate the Earth.
Known for being the base of many early expeditions.
Throughout the initial years, the Northern part of the Pacific Ocean was a war zone for fish and ocean minerals that were---in that time--- gloriously valuable.
The first human being appeared on the earth about 230,000 years ago. Thus proving, The Pacific Ocean was formed well before the homosapein.
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The full name of Pacific Ocean is
The Northern parts of The Pacific is known as the deepest part of the ocean.
Vasco Nunez de Belboa was another famous explorer.
The Pacific Ocean formed about 750 million years.
Explorers used The Pacific to discover the Philippines, Indonesia, maritime South East, Madagascar, New Guinea, Melanesia, Micronesia, Oceania and Polynesia.
Area of 62.46 million ms2.
Amerigo Vespucci was an Italian explorer who is less know, but still very important
Ferdinand Magellan was the one to name the magnificent ocean.
The Pacific Ocean is home of "The Ring Of Fire" which is a circle of 79 active volcanoes.
The Great Barrier Reef is another popular part of this ocean.
Wind causes oceanic minerals and chemicals to become available to us.
This ocean used to be a sacred part of Indian tribes.
It is estimated that there are about 219 sharks in the Pacific near the coast of California, but the attack rate is much lower than the amount of sharks as they only attack when bothered.