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Country nauru
Geometry Type Point
latitude -0.53333333
longitude 166.91666666
DMS Lat 0° 31' 60" S
DMS Long 166° 54' 60" E
CSS Lat -0° 31' 60"
CSS Long 11h 7m 40s
UTM Easting 713,307.88
UTM Northing 9,941,017.41
UTM zone 58M
Category Countries
Country Code NR
Zoom Level 9
Coordinates of nauru is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format

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nauru Infomation statics

capital Yaren
region Oceania
subregion Micronesia
demonym Nauruan
population 10,084
native Name Nauru

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: -0.53333333, 166.91666666.

Nauru ( nah-OO-roo or NOW-roo; Nauruan: Naoero), officially the Republic of Nauru (Nauruan: Repubrikin Naoero) and formerly known as Pleasant Island, is an island country and microstate in Oceania, in the Central Pacific. Its nearest neighbour is Banaba Island in Kiribati, 300 km (190 mi) to the east. It further lies northwest of Tuvalu, 1,300 km (810 mi) northeast of the Solomon Islands, east-northeast of Papua New Guinea, southeast of the Federated States of Micronesia and south of the Marshall Islands. With only a 21 km2 (8.1 sq mi) area, Nauru is the third-smallest country in the world behind Vatican City, and Monaco, making it the smallest republic. Additionally, its population of 10,670 is the world's second smallest, after Vatican City.
Settled by people from Micronesia and Polynesia c. 1000 BC, Nauru was annexed and claimed as a colony by the German Empire in the late 19th century. After World War I, Nauru became a League of Nations mandate administered by Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. During World War II, Nauru was occupied by Japanese troops, and was bypassed by the Allied advance across the Pacific. After the war ended, the country entered into United Nations trusteeship. Nauru gained its independence in 1968, and became a member of the Pacific Community (SPC) in 1969.
Nauru is a phosphate-rock island with rich deposits near the surface, which allowed easy strip mining operations. Its remaining phosphate resources are not economically viable for extraction. When the phosphate reserves were exhausted, and the island's environment had been seriously harmed by mining, the trust that had been established to manage the island's wealth diminished in value. To earn income, Nauru briefly became a tax haven and illegal money laundering centre. From 2001 to 2008, and again from 2012, it accepted aid from the Australian Government in exchange for hosting the Nauru Regional Processing Centre, an offshore Australian immigration detention facility. As a result of heavy dependence on Australia, some sources have identified Nauru as a client state of Australia. The sovereign state is a member of the United Nations, Pacific Islands Forum, Commonwealth of Nations and the African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States.

Nauru Buada

latitude -0.5354396114972
longitude 166.92448126492
DMS Lat 0° 32' 7.583" S
DMS Long 166° 55' 28.133" E
CSS Lat -0° 32' 7.583"
CSS Long 11h 7m 41.876s
UTM Easting 714,177.83
UTM Northing 9,940,784.19

Nauru Centennial Hall

latitude -0.533333
longitude 166.917
DMS Lat 0° 31' 59.999" S
DMS Long 166° 55' 1.2" E
CSS Lat -0° 31' 59.999"
CSS Long 11h 7m 40.08s
UTM Easting 713,344.99
UTM Northing 9,941,017.43


latitude 0.00075101852414087
longitude 0.00040769577026367
DMS Lat 0° 0' 2.704" N
DMS Long 0° 0' 1.468" E
CSS Lat 0° 0' 2.704"
CSS Long 2h 0m 0.026s
UTM Easting 166,066.87
UTM Northing 83.12

Nauru Hospital

latitude -0.538605307
longitude 166.911681686
DMS Lat 0° 32' 18.979" S
DMS Long 166° 54' 42.054" E
CSS Lat -0° 32' 18.979"
CSS Long 11h 7m 38.804s
UTM Easting 712,752.71
UTM Northing 9,940,434.54

Nauru Secondary School

latitude -0.54595844000539
longitude 166.91566276
DMS Lat 0° 32' 45.45" S
DMS Long 166° 54' 56.386" E
CSS Lat -0° 32' 45.45"
CSS Long 11h 7m 39.759s
UTM Easting 713,195.68
UTM Northing 9,939,621.20

Nauru,civic Center,aiwo

latitude -0.53862970000003
longitude 166.911705615
DMS Lat 0° 32' 19.067" S
DMS Long 166° 54' 42.14" E
CSS Lat -0° 32' 19.067"
CSS Long 11h 7m 38.809s
UTM Easting 712,755.37
UTM Northing 9,940,431.84

Nauru Island

latitude 3.1498394423549
longitude 101.61861420324
DMS Lat 3° 8' 59.422" N
DMS Long 101° 37' 7.011" E
CSS Lat 3° 8' 59.422"
CSS Long 6h 46m 28.467s
UTM Easting 791,050.34
UTM Northing 348,521.07

Nauru International Airport

latitude -0.54745833333333
longitude 166.9191
DMS Lat 0° 32' 50.85" S
DMS Long 166° 55' 8.76" E
CSS Lat -0° 32' 50.85"
CSS Long 11h 7m 40.584s
UTM Easting 713,578.30
UTM Northing 9,939,455.20