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In most cases, the land area of an atoll is very small in comparison to the total area. Lifou (land area 1146 km²) is the largest raised coral atoll of the world.



Lifou is a commune in the Loyalty Islands Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. It is situataed about 190 klms east of the New Caledonian mainland. It is the largest of the Loyalty Islands and is also the most heavily populated.

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What is the center of an atoll?

lagoon

What is yaren's atoll?

An atoll is a coral island that encircles a lagoon partially or completely. Yaren, is a district and constituency of the Pacific nation of Nauru. It is the capital of Nauru.

What is an atoll?

An island of coral that encircles a lagoon partly or completely.

What are the features of an atoll?

Features of an atoll are: They thrive in warm tropical and subtropical waters. Most are found in the Pacific Ocean. They are products of the growth of topical sea organi

What is an atoll formed from?

An atoll is formed from a coral reef and sometimes receding land or a volcanic structure.

How does an atoll form?

An atoll is formed first as a reef that fringes a volcanic island. As the island sinks (after the volcanic activity has ceased and the crust has cooled, becoming denser), th

What is atole made out of?

Atole is made of corn flour,sugar,cinnamon sticks,milk, and the flavour of atole you want!! (example:corn,pineapple....)

Where do atolls develop?

Atolls develop in the remnants of volcanic islands. As the island ages and erodes, it becomes an atoll with the crater at the center.

Can people live on an atoll?

  Yes. Bikini Atoll (You may have heard of this famouis atoll) was populated till the US decided they wanted to test Nukes their and kicked the local population off in 194

What is an antonym for atolls?

there is not any antonyms for atoll. I'm very sorry I have been searching the webfor about a week for this word and it is not found

How is a coral Atoll formed?

A volcanic island or underwater mountain forms via volcanic activity. This allows a surface near the water surface for corals to attach too. The corals form a ring around the
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Where is the Kwajalein Atoll located?

Kwajalein Atoll is located in the Pacific Ocean approx. 2,100 miles southwest of Hawaii. This is the biggest coral atoll in the world and the Kwajalein Atoll is part of the M