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    Pohnpei State (Ponape)  Federated States of Micronesia

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Pohnpei State (Ponape) is located in the Federated States of Micronesia surrounded by the Pacific Ocean. Also known as the State of Pohnpei. Borders Kosrae State to the east and Chuuk State (Truk) to the west.

Pohnpei Atoll (Ponape)
Pohnpei Island (Ponape)  largest island in the Federated States of Micronesia.
Kolonia (Colonia)  located on the northern coast of Pohnpei Island.
Nan Pohn Mal Airfield  located near Kolonia (Colonia) wartime airfield diused.
Pohn Lher  mountain overlooking Kolonia (Colonia) on Pohnpei Island.
Palikir (National Government Center)  located on located on the northern coast of Pohnpei Island, FSM capital.
Palikir Airfield (Airfield Number 2)  located at Palikir on Pohnpei Island.
Kitti  area to the southwest center of Pohnpei Island.
Sokehs (Jokej)  large rock formation on the northern end of Pohnpei Island.
Kupwuriso  mountain at the center of Pohnpei Island to the south of Kolonia.
Temwen Island  located to the southeast of Pohnpei with Nan Madol ruins.
Dakatik Island (Takatik)  located off Ponape Island, north of Kolonia.
Pohnpei Airport  built postwar on Dakatik Island.
Langar Island  located off Ponape Island.
Langar Seaplane Base  located off Langar Island used as a seaplane operating area.
Sepwit Island (Sepwet)  located to the west of Langar off Ponape Island.
Nukuoro Atoll
Nukuoro Atoll  small atoll located in the southern portion of Pohnpei State.
Kapingamarangi Atoll (Greenwich Atoll)
Kapingamarangi Atoll (Greenwich Atoll)  southernmost atoll in Pohnpei State.
Hare Island  located in Kapingamarangi Atoll (Greenwich Atoll).

 

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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