Marshall Islands Atoll Information

Wake (Eneen-Kio) Atoll

Atoll Information

Atoll (name) Location Number
Land area (km2) Lagoon area (km2) Ratio land to lagoon area (km2)
English Marshallese North East area rank area rank ratio rank
Eneen-Kio Wake     3            

Alternative names

The following alternative names have been used on European charts
logbooks and the accounts of visitors:
Halcyon I.
San Francisco

US. Navy Codenames used during WWII and during the nuclear testing period

Berry -- Wake Island (canceled)
Jeroboam -- Wake Island
Moccasin -- Wake Island
Catchpole -- Operation against Kusaie, Eniwetok, and Wake Islands (February 1944)

Public Health


Environmental Data

Map of Wake Atoll (1897)

Historic data

Historic Demographic Information for the Marshall Islands--Wake Atoll

Chronological listing of ships visiting the Marshall Islands until 1885 --Wake (Eneen-Kio) Atoll

WWII Period Photographs of Wake Atoll

Combat Chronology of the US Army Air Forces in operations against and from the Marshall Islands--Events regarding Wake Atoll


WWII Period Photographs of Wake Atoll


Bibliography of Wake Atoll (Eneen-Kio)
compiled by Dirk H.R. Spennemann


Bibliographic citation for this document Spennemann, Dirk HR (1998-05). Atoll Information.
URL: http:/

Dirk H.R. Spennemann, Institute of Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University, P.O.Box 789, Albury NSW 2640, Australia.

© Dirk H.R. Spennemann 1999-2003
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