- United States Miscellaneous Pacific Islands
The United States Miscellaneous Pacific Islands is an obsolete term used to collectively describe
Baker Island, Howland Island, Jarvis Island, Kingman Reef, and Palmyra Atoll, all of them territories controlled by the United Statesby the Guano Islands Actin the Pacific Ocean.
The islands were given the
ISO country codesof PU (alpha-2), PUS (alpha-3), and 849 (numeric) before 1986, and the FIPS country codeof IQ before 1981. For ISO purposes, the islands are now defined as part of the United States Minor Outlying Islands, together with Johnston Atoll, Midway Atoll, Navassa Island, and Wake Island, while each island is now given a separate FIPS code.
United States Minor Outlying Islands
United States Miscellaneous Caribbean Islands
* [http://www.statoids.com/wfipshis.html Changes in FIPS PUB 10]
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