Micronesia is the northwestern region of Oceania and is home to many tropical and subtropical Pacific Ocean islands. Micronesia is a vast area that mainly consists of water.

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The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands is a commonwealth in political union with the United States.

Saipan is the largest of the Northern Mariana Islands.

Palau is a group of more than 500 islands, covering 458km², in the Micronesia area of Oceania, to the southeast of the Philippines.


For the region of Micronesia, please see Micronesia The Federated States of Micronesia is a country in the northwestern Pacific Ocean.

Guam is an island in the western Pacific Ocean, about three-quarters of the way from Hawaii to the Philippines.

Nauru is a small island in the South Pacific Ocean south of the Marshall Islands and is the world's third-smallest country — only Monaco and the Vatican City are smaller.

The Marshall Islands are a group of atolls and reefs in the Pacific Ocean, about half-way between Hawaii and Australia.

The Midway Islands or Midway Atoll is a wildlife refuge in the north Pacific Ocean, roughly "midway" between the USA and East Asia, just east of the International Date Line.

Wake Island is a tiny island in Micronesia in the Pacific Ocean, located 2/3 of the way from Honolulu to Guam, best known for its role in World War II.


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  • Latitude of center:  6° 30' (6.5°) north
  • Longitude of center:  158° 18' (158.3°) east
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