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    Man, Isle of Geography - 2003
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    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Location: Western Europe, island in the Irish Sea, between Great Britain and Ireland


      Geographic coordinates: 54 15 N, 4 30 W


      Map references: Europe


      Area: total: 572 sq km
      water: 0 sq km
      land: 572 sq km


      Area - comparative: slightly more than three times the size of Washington, DC


      Land boundaries: 0 km


      Coastline: 160 km


      Maritime claims: exclusive fishing zone: 12 NM
      territorial sea: 12 NM


      Climate: temperate; cool summers and mild winters; overcast about one-third of the time


      Terrain: hills in north and south bisected by central valley


      Elevation extremes: lowest point: Irish Sea 0 m
      highest point: Snaefell 621 m


      Natural resources: none


      Land use: arable land: 0%
      permanent crops: 0%
      other: 100% (permanent pastures, forests, mountain, and heathland) (1998 est.)


      Irrigated land: 0 sq km (1998 est.)


      Natural hazards: NA


      Environment - current issues: waste disposal (both household and industrial); transboundary air pollution


      Geography - note: one small islet, the Calf of Man, lies to the southwest, and is a bird sanctuary


      NOTE: The information regarding Man, Isle of on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Man, Isle of Geography 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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