Marshall Islands Atoll Information

Likiep 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
Likiep Likiep 9°54' 169°10' 64 10.26 6 424.01 10 2.42 13

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

Sketchmap of Likiep

Alternative names

The following alternative names have been used on European charts
logbooks and the accounts of visitors:

Count Heyden (Kotzebue 1824)
Graf Heyden (Kotzebue 1824)

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

Drumfire -- Likiep Atoll

Environmental Data

View a 1881 map of Likiep Atoll

Sketchmap of Likiep
Map of Likiep Atoll (1897)
Map of Likiep Island, Likiep Atoll (1897)

Historic Data

List of the Foreign property holdings during the German Colonial Period

Historic Demographic Information for the Marshall Islands--Likiep Atoll

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

Historic Copra Production by Atoll --Likiep Atoll



Moveable Heritage, Likiep Village Historic Site The Joachim de Brum House—Likiep Historic Village Likomju de Brum House—Likiep Historic Village Likiep Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands

Bibliographic citation for this document

Spennemann, Dirk H.R. (1998-2002). Albury:
URL: http:/

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

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