• Micronesia | History, Capital, Population, Map, & Facts ...

    www.britannica.com/place/Micronesia-republic-Pacific-Ocean Micronesia, country in the western Pacific Ocean. It is composed of more than 600 islands and islets in the Caroline Islands archipelago and is divided roughly along cultural and linguistic lines into the states of Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei, and Kosrae. The capital is Palikir, on the island of Pohnpei.
  • Federated States of Micronesia - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federated_States_of_Micronesia The Federated States of Micronesia (/ ˌ m aɪ k r oʊ ˈ n iː ʒ ə / (); abbreviated FSM and also known simply as Micronesia) is an independent republic associated with the United States.It consists of four states – from west to east, Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei and Kosrae – that are spread across the Western Pacific Ocean.Together, the states comprise around 607 islands (a combined land area ...
  • Micronesia - United States Department of State

    www.state.gov/countries-areas/micronesia Following World War II, the islands of what is now the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) became part of the United Nations Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, administered by the U.S. through the Department of Interior Office of Insular Areas (DOI/OIA).
  • Micronesia Map and Information, Map of Micronesia, Facts ...

    www.worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/oceania/fm.htm Micronesia. The widely scattered islands of the Federated States of Micronesia which is located in western Pacific Ocean about 2,500 southwest of Hawaii, include the four main island groups of the Caroline Islands, Chuuk, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Yap.
  • Micronesia - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia Micronesia ((UK: / ˌ m aɪ k r ə ˈ n iː z i ə /, US: /-ˈ n iː ʒ ə /); from Greek: μικρός mikrós "small" and Greek: νῆσος nêsos "island") is a subregion of Oceania, composed of thousands of small islands in the western Pacific Ocean.It has a close shared cultural history with two other island regions: Polynesia to the east and Melanesia to the south; as well as with the ...
  • Federated States of Micronesia -YAP, CHUUK, POHNPEI, KOSRAE-

    www.visit-micronesia.fm/index.html Welcome to the Federated States of Micronesia. The 607-island nation that is the Federated States of Micronesia is one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth. Friendly and peaceful, it encompasses nearly a million square miles of ocean north of the equator that is home to a cultural and biological diversity that is unrivaled anywhere.
  • Micronesia International Travel Information

    travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/.../Micronesia.html Visit the Embassy of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) website for the most current information. You will need a U.S. passport valid for at least 180 days from the time of entry, a completed FSM Immigration Arrival and Departure Record, and a completed FSM Customs Form in order to enter the FSM.
  • Micronesian culture | cultural region, Pacific Ocean ...

    www.britannica.com/place/Micronesia-cultural-region-Pacific-Ocean Micronesia has a complicated colonial history. Guam, the southernmost of the Mariana Islands, became the first inhabited Pacific island to be visited by a European when the Portuguese navigator and explorer Ferdinand Magellan landed there in 1521. The Marianas became the first European colony in Micronesia in 1668, when Spain took control of the island chain.
  • U.S. Relations With the Federated States of Micronesia ...

    www.state.gov/u-s-relations-with-the-federated-states-of-micronesia Micronesia maintains an embassy in the United States at 1725 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20036; tel: 202-223-4383. The FSM Ambassador to the United States is Akillino Susaia. CIA World Factbook Micronesia Page U.S. Embassy USAID Pacific Islands Page History of U.S. Relations With Micronesia U.S. Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics Travel ...
  • THE 5 BEST Things to Do in Pohnpei - 2020 (with Photos ...

    www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g311330-Activities-Pohnpei.html Things to Do in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia: See Tripadvisor's 386 traveler reviews and photos of Pohnpei tourist attractions. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in August. We have reviews of the best places to see in Pohnpei. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.