Marshall Islands Atoll Information

Utirik Atoll


Atoll Information

Atoll (name) Location Number
of
Islets
Land area (km2) Lagoon area (km2) Ratio land to lagoon area (km2)
English Marshallese North East area rank area rank ratio rank
Utirik Utrk 11°12' 169°47' 6 2.43 21 57.73 25 4.22 6

Map of Utirik Atoll (Source: Office of Planning and Statistics 1989

 

Alternative names

The following alternative names have been used on European charts
logbooks and the accounts of visitors:
Button I. (Gilbert 1788)
Kutusoff
Kutusov
Kutusov Smolensky (Kotzebue 1816)
Otirik
Smolenski
Wudrok
Wuterek
 

Public Health

 

Environmental Data

 

Historic data

Historic Demographic Information for the Marshall Islands--Uterik Atoll

Chronological listing of ships visiting the Marshall Islands until 1885 --Uterik Atoll

 

Photos




Bibliographic citation for this document

Spennemann, Dirk HR (1998-05). Atoll Information.
URL: http:/marshall.csu.edu.au/Marshalls/html/atolls/utirik.html

CONTACT:
Dirk H.R. Spennemann, Institute of Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University, P.O.Box 789, Albury NSW 2640, Australia.
e-mail: dspennemann@csu.edu.au


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