Marquesas Islands

The Marquesas Islands are an archipelago of about a dozen islands in , most with steep mountains. Most people can speak the Marquesan language and most can speak French.

Marquesas Islands Map


is the second largest island in the , in , an overseas territory of in the .

Marquesas Islands

  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 8630
  • Latitude: -9.75° or 9° 45' south
  • Longitude: -139° or 139° west
  • Elevation: 616 meters (2021 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 4019991

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