A small (6km2) uninhabited atoll located in the North Pacific Ocean, 1,120 km southwest of Mexico. Annexed by France in 1855, it was seized by Mexico in 1897. Arbitration eventually awarded the island to France, which took possession in 1935. This category contains links to sites about Clipperton Island.
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CIA - The World Factbook: Clipperton Island
Features map and brief descriptions of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues.
Clipperton Island Pictures and History
History, map and photos of the island.
NationMaster - Clipperton Island
Profile includes information for various aspects of the country, with a special emphasis on statistics and rankings.
Wikipedia - Clipperton Island
Hyperlinked encyclopedia article offers a map, description and some history of the island.
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