reef and unincorporated U.S. territory in the Pacific Ocean
|Area||0.03 km2 (0.012 sq mi)|
(Land area – not including the lagoon)
|Length||17 km (10.6 mi)|
|Width||8 km (5 mi)|
It is the farthest north of the Northern Line Islands. It is only sometimes above water.
Palmyra Atoll is the other U.S. territory in the Northern Line Islands.
Media related to Kingman Reef at Wikimedia Commons
- K5K Amateur Radio Expedition to Kingman Reef
- Kennedy Warne: "An Uneasy Eden" — National Geographic Magazine, July 2008