Kwajalein

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Kwajalein Atoll
Kwajalein Atoll 2003-02-07 - Landsat 7 - 30m.png
Landsat satellite image of Kwajalein Atoll
Geography
Location North Pacific Ocean
Coordinates 8°43′N 167°44′E / 8.717°N 167.733°E / 8.717; 167.733Coordinates: 8°43′N 167°44′E / 8.717°N 167.733°E / 8.717; 167.733
Archipelago Ralik
Administration
Time zone MHT (UTC+12)

Kwajaein (/ˈkwɑːəlɪn/; Marshallese: Kuwajleen [kʷuɒ͡æzʲ(æ)lʲɛːnʲ])[1] is part of the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI). It is one of the world's largest coral atolls as measured by area of enclosed water.

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