Who discovered Pacific Ocean?

raman   December 13, 2011   Comments Off on Who discovered Pacific Ocean?

Considered as the world’s largest ocean, Pacific is surrounded by Arctic Ocean and Southern Ocean. It is bounded by South America and North America on the East and Australia and Asia on the west. It was discovered by Vasco Nunez de Balboa, a famous Spanish explorer in 1513. He became the first European to lead an expedition for Pacific. He reached the Pacific Ocean from the New World.

Pacific Ocean Discovered Vasco Nunez de Balboa