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    Norfolk Island Geography 2000

      Location: Oceania, island in the South Pacific Ocean, east of Australia

      Geographic coordinates: 29 02 S, 167 57 E

      Map references: Oceania

      Area:
      total: 34.6 sq km
      land: 34.6 sq km
      water: 0 sq km

      Area - comparative: about 0.2 times the size of Washington, DC

      Land boundaries: 0 km

      Coastline: 32 km

      Maritime claims:
      exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
      territorial sea: 3 nm

      Climate: subtropical, mild, little seasonal temperature variation

      Terrain: volcanic formation with mostly rolling plains

      Elevation extremes:
      lowest point: Pacific Ocean 0 m
      highest point: Mount Bates 319 m

      Natural resources: fish

      Land use:
      arable land: 0%
      permanent crops: 0%
      permanent pastures: 25%
      forests and woodland: 0%
      other: 75% (1993 est.)

      Irrigated land: NA sq km

      Natural hazards: typhoons (especially May to July)

      Environment - current issues: NA

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