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Bouvetøya / Bouvet-øya  (Norwegian)
Location of Bouvet Island (circled in red)
Location of Bouvet Island (circled in red, in the Atlantic Ocean)
Sovereign stateNorway
Annexed by Norway23 January 1928
Dependency status27 February 1930[1]
Nature reserve declared17 December 1971[2]
GovernmentDependency under a constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Harald V
• Administered by
Ministry of Justice and Public Security
Area
• Total
49 km2 (19 sq mi)
93%
Highest elevation
780 m (2,560 ft)
Population
• Estimate
0
ISO 3166 codeBV
Internet TLD

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on December 7, 2019


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