Hawaiian Islands

archipelago in the North Pacific Ocean, currently administered by the US state of Hawaii, with the exception of Midway Island

From west to east, Hawaii is made up of the following Hawaiian Islands:

Map of the Hawaiian Islands, a chain of islands that stretches 2,400 km (1500 miles) in a northwesterly direction from the southern tip of the Island of Hawaii.

Hawaii has been a U.S. state since 1959.

The Hawaiian islands, plus former islands now below sea level (guyots), make up the Hawaiian–Emperor seamount chain.