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Clipperton

Clipperton

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Description

Clipperton Island (French: Île de Clipperton or Île de la Passion, Spanish: Isla de la Pasión) is an uninhabited 9-square-kilometre (3.5 sq mi) coral atoll in the eastern Pacific Ocean, southwest of Mexico and west of Costa Rica. It is an overseas possession of France .

Clipperton has  no permanent inhabitants since 1945. It is still visited on occasion by fishermen, French Navy patrols, scientific researchers, film crews, and shipwreck survivors. It has also proven a popular site for transmissions by ham radio operators.

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L'île de Clipperton — de son nom de baptême français « île de la Passion » — est le plus petit territoire que possède la France aux confins du Pacifique. Il se situe à 1 280 kilomètres de la première côte continentale, Acapulco au Mexique, et à 945 kilomètres de la première terre, celle de la petite île de Socorro de l’archipel mexicain des Revillagigedo au nord, tandis que Nuku Hiva, aux îles Marquises, terre française la plus proche, est à 4 018 kilomètresau sud-ouest. L’archipel d'Hawaii est à 4 930 kilomètres.
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Marina Nuevo Vallarta

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Port protected by a breakwater.
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Local Area

NE Pacific Ocean

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Mexico

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Guatemala

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