Geography - note: includes five archipelagoes; Makatea in French Polynesia is one of the three great phosphate rock islands in the Pacific Ocean - the others are Banaba (Ocean Island) in Kiribati and Nauru
Definition: This entry includes miscellaneous geographic information of significance not included elsewhere.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of April 17, 2000
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