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ID: 1010146
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1010146

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Micronesia (general region)  Micronesia (general region)

Coordinates:
Lat: 06 32 01 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 6.5337  decimal degrees
Long: 163 44 24 E  degrees minutes   Long: 163.7402  decimal degrees

Note: Subdivision of Oceania containing many widely scattered islands of volcanic origin & coral atolls, including Mariana, Caroline, Marshall & Gilbert (Kiribati) island groups; inhabitants are of mixed Melanesian, Polynesian & Malaysian origin.

Names:
Micronesia (preferred,C,O,English-P,U,N)
Micronesia (Italian)
Micronesia (Spanish)
מיקרונזיה (C,U,Hebrew )
Micronésia (C,U,Portuguese)
Micronésie (C,U,French)
Mikronesien (C,U,German)
Мікронезія (C,U,Ukrainian)
Микронезия (C,U,Russian)
ミクロネシア (C,U,Japanese)
ميكرونيسيا (C,U,Arabic)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Oceania (continent)  ....  Oceania (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Micronesia (general region)  ........  Micronesia (general region) (P)

Place Types:
general region (preferred, C)
island group (C)
area (C)

Sources and Contributors:
מיקרונזיה..........  [IMJ]
....................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
Мікронезія..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
Микронезия..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
ミクロネシア..........  [VP]
.................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
ميكرونيسيا..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
Micronesia..........  [IMJ Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 598
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
.......................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 761
Micronésia..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
Micronésie..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
Mikronesien..........  [VP]
.......................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
Subject: .....  [IMJ, VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 598
..................  GeoNames online [n.d.] 7729900
..................  Israel Museum Jerusalem contribution (n.d.)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 761
..................  Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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