Howland Island

Howland Island is an uninhabited island in Micronesia region of the , about half way between and . It is most notable for what didn't happen here: the arrival of Amelia Earhart on her ill-fated around-the-world flight.
Photo: NASA, Public domain.

Howland Island

  • Type: Insular area
  • Description: coral island in the central Pacific Ocean; unincorporated, unorganized territory of the United States of America
  • Category: island
  • Location: ,
Latitude of center
0.8102° or 0° 48' 36.8" north
Longitude of center
-176.6173° or 176° 37' 2.4" west
United Nations Location Code
UM HOW
Geo­Names ID
5854922

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Howland-eiland
  • Afrikaans: Howland
  • Afrikaans: Howlandeiland
  • Arabic: جزيرة هاولاند
  • Armenian: Հաուլենդ
  • Azerbaijani: Haulend adası
  • Basque: Howland Uhartea
  • Basque: Howland uhartea
  • Bavarian: Howlandinsel
  • Belarusian: Востраў Хаўленд
  • Belarusian: Востраў Хоўленд
  • Belarusian: Выспа Гоўланда
  • Belarusian: Гоўланд
  • Belarusian: Хаўленд
  • Bengali: হল্যান্ড দ্বীপ
  • Bosnian: Howland otok
  • Bosnian: Ostrvo Howland
  • Bulgarian: Хауланд (остров)
  • Bulgarian: Хауланд
  • Catalan: Illa Howland
  • Catalan: Illes Howland
  • Catalan: illa Howland
  • Cebuano: Howland Island (administratibo nga pulo)
  • Cebuano: Howland Island
  • Chechen: Хауленд
  • Chinese: Howland-tó
  • Chinese: 豪兰岛
  • Chinese: 豪蘭島
  • Croatian: Otok Howland
  • Czech: Howlandův ostrov
  • Danish: Howland-øen
  • Danish: Howlandøen
  • Dutch: Howland-eiland
  • Dutch: Howland
  • Dutch: Howland Island
  • Dutch: Howlandeiland
  • Dutch: Howland eiland
  • Egyptian Arabic: جزيره هاولاند
  • English: Worth Island
  • Esperanto: Haŭlandinsulo
  • Esperanto: Howland island
  • Esperanto: Howland islands
  • Esperanto: Hoŭlandinsulo
  • Esperanto: Hoŭlando
  • Esperanto: Insulo Howland
  • Estonian: Howland
  • Estonian: Howlandi atoll
  • Estonian: Howlandi saar
  • Finnish: Howland
  • Finnish: Howland Island
  • French: Base navale et aérienne Howland
  • French: Howland Island
  • French: Howland Naval Air Station
  • French: Ile Howland
  • French: Worth Island
  • French: Île Howland
  • French: Île Worth
  • French: île Howland
  • Galician: Illa Howland
  • Georgian: ჰოულენდი
  • German: Howland-Insel
  • German: Howland Island
  • German: Howlandinsel
  • German: UM-84
  • Greek: Χάουλαντ
  • Greek: Χάουλαντ Νήσος
  • Gujarati: હોલેન્ડ આઇલેન્ડ
  • Hebrew: האולנד
  • Hindi: हॉउलैंड द्वीप
  • Hungarian: Howland-sziget
  • Icelandic: Howland-eyja
  • Icelandic: Howlandeyja
  • Ido: Insulo Howland
  • Indonesian: Howland Island
  • Indonesian: Pulau Howland
  • Italian: Howland Island
  • Italian: isola Howland
  • Japanese: ハウランド島
  • Javanese: Pulo Howland
  • Kannada: ಹೌಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್ ದ್ವೀಪ
  • Kazakh: Хаулэнд аралы
  • Korean: 하울란드 섬
  • Korean: 하울랜드 섬
  • Latin: Insula Howland
  • Latvian: Haulenda sala
  • Latvian: Houlenda sala
  • Latvian: Hovlenda sala
  • Limburgan: Howland Island
  • Lithuanian: Houlando sala
  • Macedonian: Хауленд
  • Malay: Pulau Howland
  • Malayalam: Howland Island
  • Malayalam: ഹൗലാന്റ് ദ്വീപ്
  • Marathi: हाउलँड आयलंड
  • Marathi: हॉवेँड आईसलँड
  • Min Nan Chinese: Howland-tó
  • Norwegian: Howlandøya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Howland Island
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Howlandøya
  • Persian: جزیره هاولند
  • Persian: جزیرهٔ هاولند
  • Persian: هاولند
  • Polish: Howland
  • Portuguese: Ilha Howland
  • Portuguese: Ilha de Howland
  • Portuguese: UM-84
  • Portuguese: US-84
  • Romanian: Insula Howland
  • Russian: Остров Хауленд
  • Russian: Остров Хаулэнд
  • Russian: Остров Хоулэнд
  • Russian: Хауленд
  • Russian: Хаулэнд
  • Russian: Хоуленд
  • Russian: Хоулэнд
  • Sardinian: Ìsula Howland
  • Scots: Howland Island
  • Serbian: Хауланд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Howland
  • Serbo-Croatian: Otok Howland
  • Sicilian: Ìsula Howland
  • Sinhala: හොලන්ඩ් දුපත
  • Slovak: Howland
  • Slovenian: Howland Island
  • Slovenian: Howlandov otok
  • Spanish: Howland
  • Spanish: Isla Howland
  • Sundanese: Pulo Howland
  • Swedish: Howland
  • Swedish: Howland Island
  • Swedish: Howlandön
  • Tamil: ஹவுலாந்து தீவு
  • Tamil: ஹௌலாண்ட் ஐஸ்லாந்து
  • Telugu: హోవ్లాండ్ దీవి
  • Thai: เกาะฮาวแลนด์
  • Turkish: Howland
  • Turkish: Howland Adası
  • Ukrainian: Гауленд
  • Ukrainian: Острів Гауленд
  • Urdu: جزیرہ ہاولینڈ
  • Vietnamese: Đảo Howland
  • Wu Chinese: 豪兰岛
  • Yoruba: Erékùṣù Howland
  • Yoruba: Howland Island
  • Yue Chinese: 豪蘭島
  • Howlandov ostrov
  • Isola Howland
  • 하울랜드섬

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