1UpTravel


 

You are here > 1Up Travel > Countries of the World > Oceania & Pacific > Norfolk Island



ADVERTISEMENT

Country

 Country Facts

  Introduction

  Geography

  People

  Government

  Economy

  Communications

  Transportation

  Military

  Maps & Cities

  Transnational issues


Related

  Norfolk Island Guide
  Norfolk Island Maps
  Norfolk Island Flag
  More Norfolk Island Flags
  Norfolk Island Geography



Travel & Tourism . Tourist Guide to the Country

Norfolk Island Geography




Norfolk Island    Geography Top of Page
Location: Oceania, island in the South Pacific Ocean, east of Australia
Geographic coordinates: 29 02 S, 167 57 E
Map references: Oceania
Area: total:  34.6 sq km

land:  34.6 sq km

water:  0 sq km
Area - comparative: about 0.2 times the size of Washington, DC
Land boundaries: 0 km
Coastline: 32 km
Maritime claims: exclusive fishing zone:  200 NM

territorial sea:  3 NM
Climate: subtropical, mild, little seasonal temperature variation
Terrain: volcanic formation with mostly rolling plains
Elevation extremes: lowest point:  Pacific Ocean 0 m

highest point:  Mount Bates 319 m
Natural resources: fish
Land use: arable land:  0%

permanent crops:  0%

permanent pastures:  25%

forests and woodland:  0%

other:  75% (1993 est.)
Irrigated land: NA sq km
Natural hazards: typhoons (especially May to July)
Environment - current issues: NA

 

Countryfacts Information Courtesy: CIA Worldbook








Make 1Up Travel your HomepageSend this Page to a FriendGo to Top of PagePrint this PageAdd 1Up Travel to your Favorites


CHANNELS

Compare Country Info Hotel Directory Geography Flags World Maps Travel Warnings National Parks

DESTINATIONS

Asia Africa Caribbean Middle East North America South America Central America Oceania Pacific Europe Polar Regions

PHOTO SPECIAL

Destinations Monuments Ancient Wonders Modern Wonders Natural Wonders

UTILITIES

World Time ISD Codes Travel Links Link Exchange

 



Disclaimer: Although we've tried to make the information on this web site as accurate as possible, we accept no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by any person resulting from information published on this site. We encourage you to verify any critical information with the relevant authorities before you travel.

Copyright 1Up Travel All Rights Reserved.
Go Up

Privacy Policy