Location of Jarvis Island in the Pacific Ocean
Jarvis Island (/ˈdʒɑrvɨs/; formerly known as Bunker Island) is an uninhabited island owned by the United States. The small island is a part of the United States Minor Outlying Islands, a group of mostly uninhabited islands.
Jarvis Island was officially made part of the United States in 1858. People used to mine guano there, but they then abandoned it. The United States treats it as a nature reserve.
Coordinates: 0°22′S 160°01′W / 0.367°S 160.017°W