Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha is a British overseas territory consisting of the islands of and , together with the islands group.

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Island is in the eastern part of the South Atlantic Ocean and is one of the world's most isolated islands. Photo: Inkey, CC0.

Island is an , just south of the equator, 700 miles northwest of , the territory by which it is administered. Photo: LordHarris, CC BY-SA 3.0.

refers both to an archipelago of fairly small islands in the middle of the and to the only inhabited island of the group. Photo: Brian Gratwicke, CC BY 2.0.

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Latitude of center
-26.54° or 26° 32' 24" south
Longitude of center
-9° or 9° west
Population
7,460
United Nations Location Code
SH TDC
Elevation
1,877 feet (572 metres)
Capital
Jamestown
Area
158 miles² (410 km²)
Currency
Pound (SHP)
Phone code
290
Internet domain
.sh
Geo­Names ID
3370751

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sint Helena, Ascension en Tristan da Cunha
  • Afrikaans: Sint Helena
  • Akan: Saint Helena
  • Albanian: Shën-Elenë
  • Amharic: ሴንት ሄለና
  • Amharic: ሴይንት ህሊና፣ አሰንሽንና ትሪስተን ደ ኩና
  • Arabic: Saint Helena, Ascension ngan Tristan da Cunha
  • Arabic: جزر سانت هيلينا وأسينشين وتريستان دا كونا
  • Arabic: سانت هيلانة وأسينشين وتريستان دا كونا
  • Arabic: سانت هيلينا
  • Arabic: سانت هيلينا وأسينشين وتريستان دا كونا
  • Armenian: Սուրբ Հեղինեի կղզի, Համբարձման կղզի և Տրիստան դա Կունյա
  • Armenian: Սուրբ Հեղինեի կղզի
  • Assamese: ছেইণ্ট হেলেনা
  • Asturian: Santa Lena
  • Azerbaijani: Müqəddəs Yelena, Askenson və Tristan-da-Kunya adaları
  • Azerbaijani: Müqəddəs Yelena, Yüksəliş və Tristan-da-Kunya adaları
  • Azerbaijani: Müqəddəs Yelena
  • Bambara: Ɛlɛni Senu
  • Basque: Santa Helena, Ascension eta Tristan da Cunha
  • Basque: Santa Helena
  • Belarusian: Астравы Святой Алены, Узнясення і Трыстан-да-Кунья
  • Belarusian: Астравы Святой Алены, Ушэсця і Трыстан-да-Кунья
  • Belarusian: Астравы Сьвятой Гэлены, Ушэсьця і Трыстан-да-Куньня
  • Belarusian: Астравы Сьвятой Гэлены
  • Belarusian: Востраў Святой Алены
  • Bengali: সেন্ট হেলেনা, অ্যাসেনশন এবং ত্রস্তান দা কুনহা
  • Bengali: সেন্ট হেলেনা
  • Bishnupriya: সেন্ট হেলেনা
  • Bosnian: Sveta Helena, Ascension i Tristan da Cunha
  • Bosnian: Sveta Helena
  • Breton: Saint-Helena
  • Breton: Saint Helena, Ascension ha Tristan da Cunha
  • Bulgarian: Света Елена, Възнесение и Тристан да Куня
  • Bulgarian: Света Елена
  • Burmese: စိန့်ဟယ်လယ်နာ
  • Burmese: စိန့်ဟယ်လီနာ၊​ကောင်းကင်ဘုံတက်ခြင်းနှင့် တြိစတန်ဒါကူဟာ
  • Catalan: Saint Helena
  • Catalan: Santa Helena, Ascensió i Tristan da Cunha
  • Chechen: Езачу Еленин а, Айъадаларан а, Тристан-да-Кунья а гӀайренаш
  • Chechen: Сийлахьчу Еленин гӀайре
  • Chinese: Saint Helena, Ascension kap Tristan da Cunha
  • Chinese: 圣赫勒拿
  • Chinese: 圣赫勒拿、阿森松和特里斯坦-达库尼亚
  • Chinese: 圣赫勒拿、阿森松和特里斯坦达库尼亚
  • Chinese: 聖海倫娜、亞森松同崔斯坦達庫尼亞
  • Chinese: 聖海倫娜、阿森松和崔斯坦達庫尼亞
  • Chinese: 聖赫勒拿、亞森欣與崔斯坦達庫尼亞
  • Croatian: Sveta Helena
  • Czech: Svatá Helena, Ascension a Tristan da Cunha
  • Czech: Svatá Helena
  • Danish: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Danish: St. Helena
  • Dutch: SH
  • Dutch: SHN
  • Dutch: Sint-Helena, Ascension en Tristan da Cunha
  • Dutch: Sint-Helena
  • Dzongkha: སེནཊ་ ཧེ་ལི་ན
  • Egyptian Arabic: سانت هيلانه واسينشين وتريستان دا كونا
  • English: SH
  • English: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan Da Cunha
  • English: Saint Helena
  • English: Saint Helena and Dependencies
  • English: St. Helena, Ascension and Tristan Da Cunha
  • English: St. Helena
  • English: St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • English: 🇸🇭
  • Esperanto: SH
  • Esperanto: Sankta Heleno, Ascension kaj Tristan da Cunha
  • Esperanto: Sent-Heleno
  • Estonian: Saint Helena, Ascension ja Tristan da Cunha
  • Estonian: Saint Helena
  • Estonian: Saint Helena asumaa
  • Estonian: Saint Helena asumaa ja sõltkonnad
  • Ewe: Saint Helena nutome
  • Faroese: St. Helena
  • Finnish: Saint Helena, Ascension ja Tristan da Cunha
  • Finnish: Saint Helena
  • French: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • French: Saint Helena and Dependencies
  • French: Sainte-Helene
  • French: Sainte-Hélène
  • French: Sainte-Hélène, Ascension et Tristan da Cunha
  • French: Sainte-Hélène et ses dépendances
  • French: Île Sainte-Hélène
  • French: ሴንት ሄለና
  • Fulah: Sent Helen
  • Galician: Santa Helena, Ascensión e Tristan da Cunha
  • Galician: Santa Helena
  • Ganda: Senti Herena
  • Georgian: წმინდა ელენე, ამაღლება და ტრისტანი-და-კუნია
  • Georgian: წმინდა ელენეს კუნძული
  • German: St. Helena
  • German: St. Helena, Ascension und Tristan da Cunha
  • Greek: Αγία Ελένη, Ασενσιόν και Τριστάν ντα Κούνια
  • Greek: Αγία Ελένη
  • Guianese Creole French: Sent-Hélène, Asansyon é Tristan da Cunha
  • Gujarati: સેંટ હેલેના
  • Gujarati: સેન્ટ હેલેના, એસેન્શન એન્ડ ત્રિસ્તાન દા કુન્હા
  • Hakka Chinese: Saint Helena
  • Hausa: Saint Helena, Ascension lâu Tristan da Cunha
  • Hausa: San Helena
  • Hebrew: סנט הלנה, אסנשן וטריסטן דה קונה
  • Hebrew: סנט הלנה
  • Hindi: सेंट हेलेना, असेंशन और त्रिस्तान दा कुन्हा
  • Hindi: सेंट हेलेना
  • Hungarian: Szent Ilona, Ascension és Tristan da Cunha
  • Hungarian: Szent Ilona
  • Icelandic: Sankti Helena
  • Igbo: Saint Helena
  • Igbo: St. Helena
  • Indonesian: Saint Helena, Ascension, dan Tristan da Cunha
  • Indonesian: Saint Helena
  • Indonesian: Saint Helena dan Dependensinya
  • Irish: San Héilin
  • Italian: Sant'Elena, Ascensione e Tristan da Cunha
  • Italian: Sant'Elena e dipendenze
  • Italian: Sant’Elena
  • Japanese: セントヘレナ
  • Japanese: セントヘレナ・アセンションおよびトリスタンダクーニャ
  • Japanese: セントヘレナ・アセンションおよびトリスタン・ダ・クーニャ
  • Javanese: Saint Héléna
  • Kalaallisut: Saint Helena
  • Kannada: ಸೇಂಟ್ ಹೆಲೆನಾ, ಅಸೆನ್ಶನ್ ಮತ್ತು ಟ್ರಿಸ್ಟಾನ್ ಡಾ ಕುನ್ಹಾ
  • Kannada: ಸೇಂಟ್ ಹೆಲೆನಾ
  • Kashmiri: سینٹ ہؠلِنا
  • Kazakh: Әулие Елена
  • Kazakh: Әулие Елена аралы
  • Khmer: សង់​ហេឡេណា
  • Kikuyu: Santahelena
  • Kirghiz: Ыйык Елена
  • Korean: 세인트헬레나
  • Korean: 세인트헬레나 및 속령
  • Korean: 세인트헬레나 어센션 트리스탄다쿠냐
  • Lao: ເຊນ ເຮເລນາ
  • Latin: Sancta Helena, Ascensio et Tristan da Cunha
  • Latvian: Sv.Helēnas sala
  • Latvian: Svētās Helēnas sala, Debesbraukšanas sala un Tristana da Kuņas salas
  • Lingala: Sántu eleni
  • Lithuanian: Šv. Elena, Kilimo Dangun sala ir Tristanas de Kunja
  • Lithuanian: Šv. Elenos, Dangun Žengimo ir Tristano da Kunjos salos
  • Lithuanian: Šv. Elenos Sala
  • Low German: Saint Helena
  • Low German: Sunt-Helena, Ascension en Tristan da Cunha
  • Luba-Katanga: Santu eleni
  • Luxembourgish: St. Helena
  • Macedonian: Света Елена, Вознесение и Тристан да Куња
  • Macedonian: Света Елена
  • Malagasy: Sainte-Hélène
  • Malay: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Malay: Saint Helena
  • Malayalam: സെന്റ് ഹെലീന
  • Malayalam: സൈന്റ് ഹെലെന, അസൻഷൻ, ട്രിസ്റ്റൻ ഡാ കൂഞ്ഞ
  • Maltese: Saint Helena, Ascension u Tristan da Cunha
  • Maltese: Saint Helena
  • Maltese: Sant’Elena, Ascension u Tristan da Cunha
  • Marathi: सेंट हेलेना, असेन्शन अँड त्रिस्तान दा कुन्हा
  • Marathi: सेंट हेलेना
  • Min Dong Chinese: Saint Helena, Ascension gâe̤ng Tristan da Cunha
  • Min Nan Chinese: Saint Helena, Ascension kap Tristan da Cunha
  • Mongolian: Сент Хелена
  • Nepali: सेन्ट हेलेना
  • North Ndebele: Saint Helena
  • Northern Frisian: St. Helena, Ascension an Tristan da Cunha
  • Northern Sami: Saint Helena
  • Norwegian: St. Helena, Ascension og Tristan da Cunha
  • Norwegian: St. Helena
  • Norwegian Bokmål: SHN
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Saint Helena, Ascension og Tristan da Cunha
  • Norwegian Bokmål: St. Helena
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Saint Helena
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: St. Helena, Ascension og Tristan da Cunha
  • Novial: Sankte Helena
  • Occitan (post 1500): Santa Elena, Ascension e Tristan da Cunha
  • Occitan (post 1500): Santa Elena
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sancte Elene Īeg, Upstigeīeg and Tristan da Cunha
  • Oriya: ସେଣ୍ଟ ହେଲେନା
  • Ossetian: Сыгъдæг Еленæйы сакъадах, Зæрдæвæрæны сакъадах æмæ Тристан-да-Кунья
  • Panjabi: ਸੇਂਟ ਹੇਲੇਨਾ
  • Persian: سنت هلن
  • Persian: سنت هلنا، اسنشن و تریستان دا کونا
  • Polish: Wyspa Świętej Heleny, Wyspa Wniebowstąpienia i Tristan da Cunha
  • Polish: Wyspa Świętej Heleny
  • Polish: Święta Helena
  • Portuguese: Santa Helena
  • Portuguese: Santa Helena, Ascensão e Tristão da Cunha
  • Pushto: سنت هلنا اسنشن او تریستان دا کونا
  • Pushto: سینټ هیلینا
  • Quechua: Santa Elena
  • Romanian: Sfânta Elena, Ascension și Tristan da Cunha
  • Romanian: Sfânta Elena
  • Romansh: Sontg’Elena
  • Rundi: Sehelene
  • Russian: Острова Святой Елены, Вознесения и Тристан-да-Кунья
  • Russian: о-в Св. Елены
  • Sango: Sênt-Helêna
  • Scots: Saunt Helena, Ascension an Tristan da Cunha
  • Scottish Gaelic: Eilean Naomh Eilidh
  • Serbian: Sveta Jelena, Asension i Tristan da Kunja
  • Serbian: Света Јелена, Асенсион и Тристан да Куња
  • Serbian: Света Јелена
  • Shan: သဵင်ႉႁႄးလႄးၼႃႇ၊ ဢေႇသႅၼ်းသျိၼ်ႇ လႄႈ ထရီႇသၼ်ႇ တႃႇ ၶုၼ်းၺႃႇ
  • Shona: Saint Helena
  • Sindhi: سينٽ ھيلينا
  • Sinhala: ශාන්ත හෙලේනා
  • Sinhala: ශාන්ත හෙලේනා ඇසෙන්ෂන් සහ ට්‍රිස්ටන් ඩා කුන්හා
  • Slovak: Svätá Helena
  • Slovenian: Saint Helena
  • Slovenian: Sveta Helena, Ascension in Tristan da Cunha
  • Slovenian: Sveta Helena
  • Somali: Saynt Helena
  • South Azerbaijani: سنت هلنا، اسنشن و تریستان دا کونا
  • Spanish: Ascension y Tristan da Cunha
  • Spanish: Ascension y Tristán da Cunha
  • Spanish: Ascensión y Tristan da Cunha
  • Spanish: Ascensión y Tristán da Cunha
  • Spanish: Islas Santa Elena
  • Spanish: Saint Helena
  • Spanish: Santa Elena
  • Spanish: Santa Elena, Ascensión y Tristán de Acuña
  • Spanish: Santa Helena, Ascensión y Tristán de Acuña
  • Sundanese: Saint Helena, Ascension, jeung Tristan da Cunha
  • Sundanese: Saint Héléna, Ascension, jeung Tristan da Cunha
  • Swahili: St. Helena
  • Swedish: S:t Helena
  • Swedish: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Swedish: Sankta Helena, Ascension och Tristan da Cunha
  • Tajik: Сент Елена
  • Tamil: செயிண்ட் எலனா, லாசென்சன் மற்றும் திரிசுத்தான் தா குன்யா
  • Tamil: செயிண்ட் எலனா
  • Tamil: செயின்ட் ஹெலினா , அசென்ஷன் அண்ட் ட்ரிஸ்டன் டா கன்ஹா
  • Tamil: செயின்ட் ஹெலெனா
  • Tatar: Изге Елена, Күккә ашу һәм Тристан-да-Кунья утраулары
  • Tatar: Изге Елена
  • Telugu: సెయింట్ హెలెనా, అసెన్షన్ మరియు ట్రైస్టాన్ దా కున్హా
  • Telugu: సెయింట్ హెలెనా, ఏసన్షన్, ట్రిస్టన్ డా కున్హా
  • Telugu: సెయింట్ హెలెనా
  • Thai: เซนต์เฮเลนา
  • Thai: เซนต์เฮเลนา อัสเซนชัน และตริสตันดากูนยา
  • Tibetan: སེནྚ། ཧེ་ལི་ན།
  • Tigrinya: ሴንት ሄለና
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Sā Helena
  • Turkish: Saint Helena, Ascension ve Tristan da Cunha
  • Turkish: Saint Helena
  • Turkmen: Keramatly Ýelena adasy
  • Uighur: ساينىت ھېلېنا
  • Ukrainian: Острови Святої Єлени, Вознесіння і Тристан-да-Кунья
  • Ukrainian: Острів Святої Єлени
  • Urdu: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Urdu: سینٹ ہلینا، اسینشن و ترسٹان دا کونیا
  • Urdu: سینٹ ہیلینا
  • Uzbek: Muqaddas Yelena oroli
  • Vietnamese: Saint Helena, Ascension và Tristan da Cunha
  • Vietnamese: St. Helena
  • Waray (Philippines): Saint Helena, Ascension ngan Tristan da Cunha
  • Welsh: Saint Helena, Ascension a Tristan da Cunha
  • Welsh: Saint Helena
  • Western Frisian: Sint-Helena
  • Wolof: Saŋ Eleen
  • Wu Chinese: 圣赫勒拿、阿森松搭特里斯坦-达库尼亚
  • Wu Chinese: 圣赫勒拿、阿森松搭特里斯坦达库尼亚
  • Yiddish: סט העלענע
  • Yoruba: Hẹlena
  • Yoruba: Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Yoruba: Saint Helena, Ascension àti Tristan da Cunha
  • Yue Chinese: 聖海倫娜、亞森松同崔斯坦達庫尼亞
  • Zulu: i-St. Helena
  • Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha
  • Saint Helena, Ascension na Tristan da Cunha
  • St. Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha
  • Әулие Елена, Эсеншн және Тристан-да-Кунья аралдары
  • 聖赫勒拿、阿森松搭特里斯坦-達庫尼亞
  • 聖赫勒拿島

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