Samoan Islands

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Samoan Islands
Olosega Aerial AKK.jpg
Abuin: Olosega island in the Manu'a group, eastren Samoa Islands. Ablo: oot-o-date cairt o the Samoan Islands (the Internaitional Date Line crosses atween Samoa an American Samoa as of December 29, 2011)
Location Polynesie
Aurie 3,030 km2 (1,170 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 1,858 m (6,096 ft)
Heichest point Mauga Silisili
Lairgest settlement Apia (pop. 38,800)
Lairgest settlement Tafuna (pop. pop. 9,756)
Population 249,839 (2012)

The Samoan Islands are an airchipelago coverin 3,030 km2 (1,170 sq mi) in the central Sooth Paceefic, formin pairt o Polynesie an the wider region o Oceanie.

Coordinates: 14°16′S 171°12′W / 14.267°S 171.200°W / -14.267; -171.200