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Palmyra Atoll 
uninhabited Pacific atoll and unorganized incorporated U.S. territory
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Instance of insular area,
integral overseas territory
Part of Line Islands
Named after
  • USS Palmyra
Located in protected area Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge
LocationUnited States Minor Outlying Islands
Located in or next to body of water Pacific Ocean
Located on terrain feature Line Islands
Currency
Discoverer or inventor
  • Edmund Fanning
Operator
Inception
  • 21 August 1959
Time of discovery or invention
  • 1798
Significant event
  • shipwrecking (1802, Cornelius Sowle, USS Palmyra)
  • first sight (1798)
Population
  • 0 (2018)
Area
  • 3.9 km²
Elevation above sea level
  • 2 m
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5° 52′ 59.88″ N, 162° 04′ 59.88″ W
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English: The Palmyra Atoll is an incorporated, unorganized territory of the United States.
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