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Is Hawaii located in the south or north part of the Pacific Ocean?

As Hawaii is north of the equator it is therefore in the north pacific. It has been said that Hawaii is central pacific but, unless she is straddling the equator, this cannot (MORE)

Is the Pacific Ocean north or south of the equator?

The Pacific Ocean is on the north and south of the equator. This istrue of the Atlantic Ocean as well.
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Why was the Pacific Ocean called the Pacific Ocean?

The name is derived from the Latin name Tepre Pacificum, 'peaceful sea', bestowed upon it by the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan.    Pacific means peaceful. Ferd (MORE)

What continent can you not be found on if you are facing east and the pacific ocean is in front of you AsiaAustraliaor south America?

Assuming the question was meant to be worded as follows: What continent can you not be found on if you are facing east and the pacific ocean is in front of you: Asia, Australi (MORE)

Is the Pacific Ocean the smallest ocean?

No, it is the largest ocean. It might not be the longest, although it sort of is the longest joint with the Atlantic Ocean, but its definitely the widest. The smallest ocean (MORE)

What connects the pacific ocean from the Atlantic ocean?

the pacific and Atlantic ocean or not connected because the  central America blocks it.... The Panama Canal connects the  Atlantic and Pacific Oceans!  +++  Wrong! They AR (MORE)

Does the Indian Ocean and North and South Pacific touch the shores of Australia?

  The Indian Ocean meets Australia's western coast, whilst the South Pacific meets the eastern coast.
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