265.    CENTRAL KIRIBATI   PHOENIX  ISLANDS   

Officially - The Independent and Sovereign Republic of Kiribati : Ribaberiki Kiribati

(On January 28, 2008, the government of Kiribati formally declared the entire Phoenix group and surrounding waters a protected area, making its 410,500 square kilometres the world's largest marine protected area)

1.28  N  -  173.2  E

 

 

Capital - Tarawa

WAZ  31          ITU  62          OCEANIA

 

 

 

                                                           

 

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