Micronesia, in northwest , is the home of tropical and subtropical islands in the Pacific Ocean.

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The are a group of atolls and reefs in , about half-way between and . Photo: Matt Kieffer, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a country in the northwestern , composed of four major island groups just north of the equator. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a group of more than 500 tropical islands in the Micronesia area of the , to the southeast of the . Photo: Lukas, CC BY 2.0.

is a small island in the south of the and is the world's third-smallest country; only and the Vatican City are smaller. Photo: hazara, CC BY 2.0.


The Commonwealth of the is a territory of the United States in Micronesia, visited mainly by tourists from . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an island in the western , about three-quarters of the way from to the . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a tiny island in Micronesia in the , 2/3 of the way from to , best known for its role in World War II. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The or Midway Atoll is a wildlife refuge in the north Pacific Ocean, roughly "midway" between the and , just east of the International Date Line. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The are a crescent-shaped archipelago comprising the summits of fifteen mostly dormant volcanic mountains in the western , between the 12th and 21st parallels north and along the 145th meridian east. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


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