Maui

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Maui
Nickname: The Valley Isle
Maui Landsat Photo.jpg
Laundsat satellite image of Maui. The smaa island tae the soothwast is Kahoʻolawe.
Geografie
Location 20°48′N 156°20′W / 20.800°N 156.333°W / 20.800; -156.333
Aurie 727.2 sq mi (1,883 km2)
Aurie rank 2nt lairgest Hawaiian Island
Heichest elevation 10,023 ft (3,055 m)[1]
Heichest point Haleakalā
Admeenistration
Unitit States
Seembols
Flouer Lokelani
Color ʻĀkala (pink)
Demografics
Population 144,444 (2010)
Pop. density 162 /sq mi (62.5 /km2)

The island o Maui (/ˈm./; Hawaiian: [ˈmɐwwi])[2] is the seicont-lairgest o the Hawaiian Islands at 727.2 square miles (1,883 km2) an is the 17t lairgest island in the Unitit States.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Table 5.11 - Elevations of Major Summits" (PDF). 2004 State of Hawaii Data Book. State of Hawaii. 2004. Retrieved 2007-07-23.  Freemit airtin in |work= (help)
  2. Kinney, Ruby Kawena (1956). "A Non-purist View of Morphomorphemic Variations in Hawaiian Speech". Journal of the Polynesian Society. 65 (3): 282–286. 
  3. "Table 5.08 - Land Area of Islands: 2000" (PDF). 2004 State of Hawaii Data Book. State of Hawaii. 2004. Retrieved 2007-07-23.  Freemit airtin in |work= (help)

Coordinates: 20°48′N 156°20′W / 20.800°N 156.333°W / 20.800; -156.333