Clipperton Island


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Clipperton Island

(ˈklɪpətən)
n
(Placename) an uninhabited atoll in the E Pacific SW of Mexico, under French administration. Area: 6 sq km (2.3 sq miles). French name: Île Clipperton
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DXA was first deployed on an expedition to Kure Atoll in the Pacific in 2005 and then on a second expedition to Clipperton Island in 2013; on both expeditions, the DXA website received 40 million hits, attesting to its popularity and the value of real-time data from the expedition.
In the Clipperton Island arbitration of 1931, (199) for instance, France was the beneficiary of a ruling articulating precisely this principle, when it was granted sovereignty over an island in a dispute with Mexico.
840; Arbitral Award on the Subject of the Difference Relative to the Sovereignty over Clipperton Island (France/ Mexico), Award [1932] 26 AJIL 390, 393-394 (n.
Family friend Jon Bonfiglio was planning the expedition to Clipperton island, 1,000 miles off the coast of Mexico.
Among the key cases are: Permanent Court of Arbitration 1928; Clipperton Island Arbitration 1932 (France v.
By the critical date of 1931, therefore, Denmark's sovereignty over all of Greenland had been established, even though its administration had not yet been extended to every part of the island (see the decision in the Clipperton Island Case, 1932).
At the beginning of the twentieth century he had sent a small contingent of soldiers to a place called Clipperton Island.
So does uninhabited Clipperton Island in the Pacific.
The brachyuran decapod crustaceans of Clipperton Island.
Of those fish recovered, 19 were tagged off Baja California, 4 fish off the Revillagigedo Islands, 2 fish off Clipperton Island, and I fish well offshore at about 4 [degrees] N and 119 [degrees] W.