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Islands information
LocationPacific Ocean
ArchipelagoMarshall Islands
Geography information
Area9.7 km2 (3.75 mi)
Elevation10 ft (3 m)
Highest pointLaura
Marshall Islands Marshall Islands
Administration information
Population25400 as of 2004
Density2618.56 km2
Ethnic groupsMarshallese

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Majuro (c-eniconˈmædʒəroʊ) (Marshallese: , c-mhmyayJ^yehrhowow), is a large coral atoll of 64 islands in the Pacific Ocean, and forms a legislative district of the Ratak Chain of the Marshall Islands. The atoll itself has a land area of 9.7 km2 (3.7 sqmi) and encloses a lagoon of 295 km2 (113.9 sqmi). As with other atolls in the Marshall Islands, Majuro consists of narrow land masses.

The main population center, also named Majuro, population 25,400 ( ), is the capital and largest city of the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Majuro has a port, shopping district, hotels, and an international airport.

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Week of April 14 - The Herald Journal Tweet this news
The Herald Journal--Elder Kent and Sister Kathy Moser recently returned from the Marshall Islands -Majuro- Mission where they served on Kiritimati Island. They will speak at 1 pm Sunday, April 17 in the Franklin 3rd Ward in Franklin, Idaho. Nathan Call, s - Date : Thu, 14 Apr 2011 19:44:15 GMT+00:00
19/04 JOE's Daily Punts: Southwell & Fontwell - JOE Tweet this news
JOE--Four wins and two second places in his last six runs is difficult form to ignore, albeit if -MAJURO- is up in class this afternoon. He'll be partnered by Tony Culhane for the first time today and will more than likely go off a well-fancied favou - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 09:12:42 GMT+00:00
Marshall Islands Holds First Ever National Summit on Water - Yokwe Tweet this news
Yokwe--Three hundred people gathered at the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) International Convention Centre in -Majuro- on Tuesday to celebrate World Water Day and to participate in RMI's first ever National Water Summit. “Here in the RMI, . - Date : Thu, 24 Mar 2011 00:55:02 GMT+00:00
19:10 Follow attheraces On Twitter Claiming Stakes - Tweet this news and third respectively behind Edgeworth at Lingfield last month, -MAJURO- and The Which Doctor look set to fight this one out. The latter is slightly better off on today's terms thanks to his apprentices' claim but is hard - Date : Fri, 01 Apr 2011 00:00:49 GMT+00:00
Marshall Islands' census results could impact on funding priorities - Radio New Zealand International Tweet this news
Radio New Zealand International--“The remote outer island folks are moving into the main outer islands then those folks are then picking up and moving into the two urban centres of -Majuro- and Ebeye and those folks are further jumping on a plane and he - Date : Sun, 03 Apr 2011 22:36:30 GMT+00:00
Marshall Islands' Groups Plan Japan Relief Concert - Yokwe Tweet this news
Yokwe--The spectacular variety performance, featuring local bands and artists, and dance group performers, begins at 6:00 pm at the RRE complex center stage in the capital atoll of -Majuro-. The relief concert will feature well-known local acts such as Ka - Date : Thu, 24 Mar 2011 03:48:06 GMT+00:00
Marshall Islands hosts talks on tuna treaty - Radio Australia Tweet this news
Radio Australia--Marshall Islands has been playing host to the preparatory meeting and to tell us more we're joined from -Majuro- by the editor and publisher of the Marshall Islands journal, Giff Johnson. Speaker: Giff Johnson, editor/publisher, Mars - Date : Mon, 21 Mar 2011 21:47:29 GMT+00:00
M'sia nabs seven Indonesians as they try to rob crew on board tanker - TODAYonline Tweet this news
TODAYonline--First Admiral Zulkifli Abu Bakar of the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) said the men, who were armed with axes and bayonets, boarded the vessel MT Front Queen, registered in the -Majuro- Islands in the Pacific, anchored off Johor - Date : Thu, 10 Mar 2011 21:12:22 GMT+00:00
New Australian Ambassador Visits RMI and Delivers Grants - Yokwe Tweet this news
Yokwe--The Jaluit Woj Club, WUTMI, Ujae Atoll and the -Majuro- Coop School will all receive cheques from Australian Ambassador Martin Quinn this week during his first visit to the Marshall Islands. Ambassador Quinn is on island to present his credentials - Date : Wed, 16 Mar 2011 06:38:55 GMT+00:00
Waste piles up in the Marshalls' capital as landfill overflows - Radio New Zealand International Tweet this news
Radio New Zealand International--Health officials in the Marshall Islands are trying to solve a problem of waste that's piling up in -Majuro-. The -Majuro- landfill was closed yesterday because ... - Date : Thu, 03 Feb 2011 02:31:04 GMT+00:00

Marshall Islands

Ratak Chain
(Sunrise, Eastern)
Bokak (Taongi) * Bikar * Utirik * Toke * 'Mejit' * Ailuk * Jemo * Likiep * Wotje * Erikub * Maloelap * Aur * Majuro * Arno * Mili * Knox (Nadikdik)
Ralik Chain
(Sunset, Western)
Enewetak * Ujelang * Bikini * Rongerik * Rongelap * Ailinginae * Wotho * Ujae * Lae * Kwajalein * 'Lib' * Namu * 'Jabat' * Ailinglaplap * Jaluit * 'Kili' * Namorik * Ebon

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