Micronesia

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.

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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 North Pacific Ocean, between the 12th and 21st parallels north and along the 145th meridian east. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Micronesia

Latitude of center
7° or 7° north
Longitude of center
155.25° or 155° 15' east
Open­Street­Map ID
node 5279875622
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Mikronesia
  • Achinese: Mikrônèsia
  • Afar: Mikroneziya
  • Afrikaans: Mikronesië
  • Amharic: ማይክሮኔዥያ
  • Arabic: Micronesia
  • Arabic: ميكرونيسيا
  • Armenian: Միկրոնեզիա
  • Arpitan: Micronèsie
  • Asturian: Micronesia
  • Avaric: Mikronesia
  • Azerbaijani: Mikroneziya
  • Basque: Mikronesia
  • Belarusian: Мікранезія
  • Belarusian: Мікранэзія
  • Bengali: মাইক্রোনেশিয়া
  • Bosnian: Mikronezija
  • Breton: Mikronezia
  • Bulgarian: Микронезия
  • Catalan: Micronèsia
  • Central Bikol: Micronesia
  • Central Kurdish: مایکرۆنیزیا
  • Chamorro: Micronesia
  • Chinese: Micronesia
  • Chinese: 密克罗尼西亚
  • Chinese: 密克罗尼西亚岛群
  • Chinese: 密克罗尼西亚群岛
  • Chinese: 密克羅尼西亞
  • Chuvash: Микронези
  • Croatian: Mikronezija
  • Czech: Mikronésie
  • Danish: Mikronesien
  • Dimli (individual language): Mikronezya
  • Dutch: Micronesië
  • Eastern Mari: Микронезий
  • Esperanto: Mikronezia regiono
  • Esperanto: Mikronezio
  • Estonian: Mikroneesia
  • Faroese: Mikronesia
  • Finnish: Mikronesia
  • French: Micronésie
  • Galician: Micronesia
  • Georgian: მიკრონეზია
  • German: Mikronesien
  • Greek: Μικρονησία
  • Guianese Creole French: Mikronézi
  • Hebrew: מיקרונזיה
  • Hindi: माइक्रोनीशिया
  • Hungarian: Mikronézia
  • Icelandic: Míkrónesía
  • Iloko: Mikronesia
  • Inari Sami: Mikronesia
  • Indonesian: Mikronesia
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Micronesia
  • Italian: Micronesia
  • Japanese: ミクロネシア
  • Javanese: Mikronésia
  • Kannada: ಮೈಕ್ರೋನೇಷ್ಯಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Mikroneziya
  • Kazakh: Микронезия
  • Korean: 미크로네시아
  • Kotava: Mikronesia
  • Lao: Mikronesia
  • Latin: Micronesia
  • Latvian: Mikronēzija
  • Limburgan: Micronesië
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Micronesia
  • Literary Chinese: 密克羅尼西亞
  • Lithuanian: Mikronezija
  • Low German: Mikronesien
  • Low German: Mikronesië
  • Luxembourgish: Mikronesien
  • Macedonian: Микронезија
  • Malagasy: Mikrônezia
  • Malay: Mikronesia
  • Maltese: Mikroneżja
  • Marathi: मायक्रोनेशिया
  • Min Nan Chinese: Micronesia
  • Mingrelian: მიკრონეზია
  • Moroccan Arabic: ميكرونيزيا
  • Northern Frisian: Mikroneesien
  • Northern Sami: Mikronesia
  • Norwegian: Mikronesia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mikronesia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mikronesia
  • Pali: मैक्रोनीशिया
  • Pampanga: Micronesia
  • Panjabi: ਮਾਈਕ੍ਰੋਨੇਸ਼ੀਆ
  • Persian: میکرونزی
  • Polish: Mikronezja
  • Portuguese: Micronésia
  • Romanian: Micronezia
  • Russian: Микронезия
  • Samoan: Micronisia
  • Samogitian: Mikronezėjė
  • Sanskrit: मैक्रोनीशिया
  • Sardinian: Micronèsia
  • Scots: Micronesie
  • Serbian: Микронезија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mikronezija
  • Sindhi: مائڪرونيشيا
  • Skolt Sami: Mikronesia
  • Slovak: Mikronézia
  • Slovenian: Mikronezija
  • Spanish: Micronesia
  • Swahili: Mikronesia
  • Swedish: Mikronesien
  • Swiss German: Mikronesien
  • Tagalog: Micronesia
  • Tamil: மைக்குரோனீசியா
  • Tatar: Микранизия
  • Tatar: Микронезия
  • Thai: ไมโครนีเซีย
  • Tibetan: སླི་ཁེ་རི་ནི་ཞི་ཡ།
  • Tok Pisin: Maikronisia
  • Tosk Albanian: Mikronesien
  • Turkish: Mikronezya
  • Turkmen: Mikroneziýa
  • Ukrainian: Мікронезія
  • Urdu: مائیکرونیشیا
  • Uzbek: Mikroneziya (orollar)
  • Uzbek: Mikroneziya
  • Vietnamese: Micronesia
  • Waray (Philippines): Micronesia
  • Welsh: Micronesia
  • Western Frisian: Mikroneezje
  • Western Mari: Микронези
  • Western Panjabi: مائیکرونیشیا
  • Wolof: Mikroneesi
  • Wu Chinese: 密克罗尼西亚
  • Yoruba: Mikronésíà
  • Yue Chinese: 密克羅尼西亞

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Micronesia. See this page's contributions. Photo: hazara, CC BY 2.0.