Howland Island

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Howland Island
Etymology Named efter a leukoot wha sichted it frae the whaleship Isabella
Location Paceefic Ocean
Airchipelagae Phoenix Islands
Tot islands 1
Aurie 4.5 km2 (1.7 sq mi)
Coastline 6.4 km (3.98 mi)
Stateestical designation Unitit States Meenor Ootleein Islands
Population 0
Howland Island is locatit in Pacific Ocean
Howland Island
Howland Island
Location o Howland Island in the Paceefic Ocean

Howland Island /ˈhlənd/ is an uninhabitit coral island locatit juist north o the equator in the central Paceefic Ocean, aboot 1,700 nautical miles (3,100 km) soothwast o Honolulu. The island lies awmaist haufway atween Hawaii an Australie an is an unincorporatit, unorganised territory o the Unitit States. Geografically, thegither wi Baker Island it forms part o the Phoenix Islands. For stateestical purposes, Howland is grouped as ane o the Unitit States Minor Ootleein Islands.