Maranga Island

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Maranga Island
Maranga Island is located in Antarctica
Maranga Island
Maranga Island
Location in Antarctica
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 65°12′S 64°22′W / 65.200°S 64.367°W / -65.200; -64.367Coordinates: 65°12′S 64°22′W / 65.200°S 64.367°W / -65.200; -64.367
Archipelago Wilhelm Archipelago
Administration
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

Maranga Island is the westernmost of the Anagram Islands, lying on the south side of French Passage in the Wilhelm Archipelago, Antarctica. It was named by the UK Antarctic Place-Names Committee in 1961 in association with the Anagram Islands, "maranga" being an anagram of "Anagram".[1]

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Maranga Island" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).