Outline of Tristan da Cunha

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The location of Tristan da Cunha
An enlargeable relief map of Tristan da Cunha

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Tristan da Cunha is a group of remote volcanic islands in the south Atlantic Ocean, 2,816 km (1,750 mi) from South Africa and 3,360 km (2,090 mi) from South America. It is part of the British Overseas Territory of St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha; Saint Helena itself is 2,430 km (1,510 mi) to the north.[1] The territory consists of the main island, Tristan da Cunha (area: 98 km², 38 sq mi), as well as several uninhabited islands: Inaccessible Island and the Nightingale Islands. Gough Island (area: 91 km², 35 sq mi), situated 395 km (245 mi) south east of the main island, is also considered part of the territory. Tristan da Cunha is the most remote archipelago in the world.

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Geography of Tristan da Cunha[edit]

Environment of Tristan da Cunha[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Tristan da Cunha

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Government and politics of Tristan da Cunha[edit]

Main article: Government of Tristan da Cunha and Politics of Tristan da Cunha

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Executive branch[edit]

Legislative branch[edit]

  • Island Council

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Military of Tristan da Cunha[edit]

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History of Tristan da Cunha[edit]

Main article: History of Tristan da Cunha, Timeline of the history of Tristan da Cunha, and Current events of Tristan da Cunha

Culture of Tristan da Cunha[edit]

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Education in Tristan da Cunha[edit]

See also[edit]

Main article: Tristan da Cunha

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Saint Helena". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

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External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Tristan da Cunha