What is the Latitude and Longitude on Micronesia?
Latitude of Micronesia is:6.9167 and Longitude of Micronesia is: 158.25
Micronesia, officially known as the Federated States of Micronesia, is an archipelago of islands and a subregion of Oceania located in the Western Pacific Ocean. There are more than 600 islands of volcanic origin the constitute Micronesia. It has been an independent country since 1991. Some of the islands that form Micronesia are Banaba Islands, Gilbert Islands, Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, a part of Caroline Islands and Nauru Islands.
The geographical coordinates of Micronesia are 6.9167° North and 158.25° East. Spanned across an area of 702 square kilometres, a population of around 111,000 resides in the country. The neighbouring islands and countries of Micronesia include Indonesia in the southwest, Philippines in the west, Polynesia in the east and Melanesia in the south.
Mountains dominate the topography of Micronesia. Highlands and uplands can be seen scattered all over the country. There are also some low-lying coral atolls found. Micronesia is home to a variety of flora and fauna. Plants like hibiscus, plumeria trees, mahogany, orchid and papaya constitute some of the unique species found here. The species of animals found here include tuna, barracuda, fruit bat, marlin and many more.
Palikir is the capital of Micronesia. Dolohmwar is the most elevated peak in Micronesia at a height of 791 metres. Tropical climates is experienced by the inhabitants of the island. Heavy rainfall throughout the year accompanies the weather.
The predominant religions practised in the country are protestant and catholic.
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