Babylon 10
The world's best online dictionary

Download it's free

Ebon Atoll

Wikipedia English The Free Encyclopedia

Download this dictionary
Ebon Atoll
Ebon Atoll (Marshallese: , ) is a coral atoll of 22 islands in the Pacific Ocean, and forms a legislative district of the Ralik Chain of the Marshall Islands. Its total land area is only , but it encloses a deep lagoon with an area of . A passage leads to the lagoon from the southwest edge of the atoll. The winding passage is called "Ebon Channel". Ebon Atoll is located approximately south of Jaluit, and is the southern most landmass of the Marshall Islands as it is on the southern extremity of the Ralik Chain. In documents and accounts from the 1800s, it was also known as Boston, Covell's Group, Fourteen Islands, and Linnez.

See more at Wikipedia.org...


© This article uses material from Wikipedia® and is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License and under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

| Ebon Atoll in Spanish | Ebon Atoll in Russian | Ebon Atoll in Hungarian | Ebon Atoll in Finnish | Ebon Atoll in Swedish