Tahiti

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Tahiti
Plage.sable.noir.Tahiti.JPG
Tahiti is famous for black saund beaches.
Geografie
Location Pacific Ocean
Coordinates 17°40′S 149°25′W / 17.667°S 149.417°W / -17.667; -149.417Coordinates: 17°40′S 149°25′W / 17.667°S 149.417°W / -17.667; -149.417
Airchipelago Society Islands
Major islands Tahiti
Aurie 1,045 km2 (403.5 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 2,241 m (7,352 ft)
Heichest point Mou'a 'Orohena
Admeenistration
Owerseas collectivity French Polynesie
Lairgest settlement Fa'a'ā[1] (pop. 29,851 urban)
Demographics
Population 183,645[2] (as of August 2012 census)
Densitie 176 /km2 (456 /sq mi)
Ethnic groups Tahitians

Tahiti is the lairgest island in the Windward group o French Polynesie; an owerseas collectivity o the French Republic, sometimes referred tae as an owerseas kintra.[3]

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