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    Las Islas de Ashmore y Cartier Geograf�a 2000

      Ubicaci�n: Southeastern Asia, islands in the Indian Ocean, northwest of Australia

      Cordenadas Geogr�ficas: 12 14 S, 123 05 E

      Referencias en el mapa: Southeast Asia

      Area:
      total: 5 sq km
      land: 5 sq km
      water: 0 sq km
      note: includes Ashmore Reef (West, Middle, and East Islets) and Cartier Island

      Area - comparativo: about eight times the size of The Mall in Washington, DC

      Fronteras: 0 km

      Costa: 74.1 km

      Demandas Mar�timas:
      contiguous zone: 12 nm
      continental shelf: 200-m depth or to the depth of exploitation
      exclusive fishing zone: 200 nm
      territorial sea: 3 nm

      Clima: tropical

      Terreno: low with sand and coral

      Extremos de Elevaci�n:
      lowest point: Indian Ocean 0 m
      highest point: unnamed location 3 m

      Recursos Naturales: fish

      Uso de Tierras:
      arable land: 0%
      permanent crops: 0%
      permanent pastures: 0%
      forests and woodland: 0%
      other: 100% (all grass and sand)

      Tierras Irrigadas: 0 sq km (1993)

      Peligros Naturales: surrounded by shoals and reefs that can pose maritime hazards

      Ambiente - asuntos actuales: NA

      Nota - geograf�a: Ashmore Reef National Nature Reserve established in August 1983

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