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 (pōn′pā′) also Po·na·pe (pō′nə-pā′)
An island of the Federated States of Micronesia in the eastern Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean. The capital Palikir is located here. It also constitutes a state with two dozen smaller atolls.


(ˈpoʊn peɪ)
an island in the W Pacific, in the Caroline group: part of the Federated States of Micronesia. 129 sq. mi. (334 sq. km). Formerly, Ponape.
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The Philippine Consulate General in Agana, Guam successfully completed its first consular outreach mission for 2018 in Chuuk and Pohnpei in Federated States of Micronesia, rendering a total of 323 consular services and registering 246 overseas voting (OV) registrants.
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Locals from Pohnpei, an island in the Federated States of Micronesia, told researchers about two islands--Nahlapenlohd and Kepidau en Pehleng--that had disappeared beneath the waves in living memory.
inophyllurn in Pohnpei Island (Federated States of Micronesia) by Beardsley (1975).
Hazardous tsunami waves from this earthquake are possible within the next three hours along some coasts of Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Nauru, Pohnpei, Kosrae, Vanuatu, Chuuk and Indonesia," the (http://ptwc.
The 1997-98 El Nino event in particular was responsible for crop losses across much of the USAPI; water rationing in the Marshall Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia; wildfires in Pohnpei, Chuuk, Yap, Palau, and Guam; and loss of live stock in the Northern Mariana Islands (Hamnett et al.
Micronesia is made up of 4 island states including Pohnpei, Kosrae, Chuuk and Yap.
Separated by vast stretches of Pacific Ocean, the four states (Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei, and Kosrae) have their own distinct languages and cultures.
Shenandoah engaged in commerce raiding, a contentious diplomatic visit to Melbourne, Australia, and even carried Southern gentlemen a tropical vacation on the Pacific island of Pohnpei.
Hundreds of kilometers off the Micronesian island of Pohnpei, warm and moist air had started rising from the warm ocean surface, creating a low-pressure area.
During February-August, three of FSM's four states reported measles cases: Kosrae (139 cases), Pohnpei (251), and Chuuk (3).
Most would give up after a cumulative 114 goal thrashing but British coach Paul Watson, who managed Pohnpei, one of the islands that make up Micronesia from 2009 to 2010, is drawing positives from the defeats.