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ID: 1001991
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1001991

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Coral Sea Islands (external territory)  Coral Sea Islands (external territory)

Coordinates:
Lat: 17 30 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -17.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 151 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 151.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Consists of several small, scattered, uninhabited islets, coral reefs, and cays in the South Pacific east of Queensland, Australia; charted by Capt. James Cook in 1770; noted for populations of seabirds.

Names:
Coral Sea Islands (preferred,C,V)
Coral Sea Islands Territory (C,V)
CR00 (C,O,FIPS)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Oceania (continent)  ....  Oceania (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Australia (nation)  ........  Australia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Coral Sea Islands (external territory)  ............  Coral Sea Islands (external territory) (P)

Place Types:
external territory (preferred, C)  ............  Australian sovereignty officially recognized by Great Britain in 1968
primary political unit (C)
dependent political entity (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Coral Sea Islands..........  [VP]
................................  CIA, World Fact Book (2006-) accessed 29 January 2015
................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 04/07/99
................................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 29 January 2015
................................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
Coral Sea Islands Territory..........  [VP Preferred]
...............................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 17 January 2007
...............................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1998-2000) accessed 04/07/99
...............................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-41
...............................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 290
CR00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 04/07/99
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 17 January 2007
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 29 January 2015
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1998-2000) accessed 04/07/99
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1989) I-41
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 290
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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