bay

01:49 May 23, 2011
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Astronomy & Space
English term or phrase: bay
It's a Moon surface feature

¿Alguien sabe el equivalente en español?
No me parece que sea bahía en el contexto lunar.

Muchas gracias
Laura D
Argentina
Local time: 17:54


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5bahía
Marta de la Presa
4bahía / sinus
DLyons


  

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bahía / sinus


Explanation:
P.ej. Bahía de los Arco Iris = Sinus Iridum.


    Reference: http://www.google.ie/search?num=100&hl=en&lr=lang_es&safe=of...
DLyons
Ireland
Local time: 20:54
Native speaker of: English
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bahía


Explanation:
Se llaman bahías lunares. La palabras proviene del latín "sinus".
De hecho, a las bahías de la luna se las llama "Sinus + nombre propio".


    Reference: http://www.bitacoradegalileo.com/2010/02/14/proximo-articulo...
Marta de la Presa
Spain
Local time: 21:54
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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