Mauke

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Mauke

Mauke (Ma'uke also Akatokamanava) is an island of the Cook Islands archipelago, lying in the central-southern Pacific Ocean. Its geography is characterized by a central volcanic plateau, deep underground caves and lakes, as well as jagged fossilised coral which extends 1,000 metres (3,300 ft) inland. Mauke has four districts: Areora, Makatea, Ngatiarua, and Vaimutu. It has a population of 300.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mauke". cookislands.org.uk. Retrieved 26 October 2013. 

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Coordinates: 20°09′30″S 157°20′30″W / 20.1583°S 157.3417°W / -20.1583; -157.3417