Johnston Atoll

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Johnston Atoll

Kalama Atoll
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Anthem: "The Star-Spangled Banner"
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Johnston Atoll is locatit in North Paceefic
Johnston Atoll
Johnston Atoll
Location in the North Paceefic Ocean
Coordinates: 16°44′13″N 169°31′26″W / 16.73694°N 169.52389°W / 16.73694; -169.52389Coordinates: 16°44′13″N 169°31′26″W / 16.73694°N 169.52389°W / 16.73694; -169.52389
KintraUnitit States
Statusunorganised, unincorporatit territory
Claimed bi U.S.Mairch 19, 1858
Named forCaptain Charles J. Johnston, HMS Cornwallis
 • Teepadmeenistert as a National Wildlife Refuge
 • BodiUnited States Fish and Wildlife Service
 • SuperintendentLaura Beauregard, Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument
 • Total2.67 km2 (1.03 sq mi)
 • EEZ407,635 km2 (157,389 sq mi)
Highest elevation
(Sand Island)
10 m (30 ft)
Lawest elevation
(Paceefic Ocean)
0 m (0 ft)
Time zoneUTC-10 (Hawaii–Aleutian Time Zone)
ISO 3166 codeUM
CurrencyUS dollar (USD)

Johnston Atoll, an aa kent as Kalama Atoll tae Native Hawaiians, is an unincorporatit territory o the Unitit States currently admeenistert bi the Unitit States Fish an Wildlife Service. Public entry is anerly bi special-uise permit frae the U.S. Fish an Wildlife Service.