Hawaii

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Hawaii (Hawaii ) is a state of the United States of America.wikipedia
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Niihau

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At the southeastern end of the archipelago, the eight main islands are, in order from northwest to southeast: Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lānai, Kahoolawe, Maui, and Hawaii.
Niihau (Hawaiian: ) anglicized as Niihau is the westernmost and seventh largest inhabited island in Hawaii.

Oceania

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The volcanic archipelago is physiographically and ethnologically part of the Polynesian subregion of Oceania.
Definitions of Oceania vary; however, the islands at the geographic extremes of Oceania are generally considered to be the Bonin Islands, a politically integral part of Japan; Hawaii, a state of the United States; Clipperton Island, a possession of France; the Juan Fernández Islands, belonging to Chile; and Macquarie Island, belonging to Australia.

Hawaii (island)

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At the southeastern end of the archipelago, the eight main islands are, in order from northwest to southeast: Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lānai, Kahoolawe, Maui, and Hawaii.
Hawaiʻi anglicized Hawaii is the largest island located in the U.S. state of Hawaii.

Maui

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At the southeastern end of the archipelago, the eight main islands are, in order from northwest to southeast: Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lānai, Kahoolawe, Maui, and Hawaii.
Maui is part of the State of Hawaii and is the largest of Maui County's four islands, which include Molokai, Lānai, and unpopulated Kahoolawe.

Honolulu

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The state capital and largest city is Honolulu on the island of Oahu.
Honolulu is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Hawaii.

Hawaiian language

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The Hawaiian language word Hawaii is very similar to Proto-Polynesian *Sawaiki, with the reconstructed meaning "homeland".
Hawaiian, along with English, is an official language of the State of Hawaii.

Hawaiian Islands

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The state encompasses nearly the entire Hawaiian archipelago, 137 islands spread over 1500 mi.
The state of Hawaii occupies the archipelago almost in its entirety (including the uninhabited Northwestern Hawaiian Islands), with the sole exception of Midway Island, which instead separately belongs to the United States as one of its unincorporated territories within the United States Minor Outlying Islands.

Seal of Hawaii

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Official government publications, department and office titles, and the Seal of Hawaii use the traditional spelling with no symbols for glottal stops or vowel length.
Modifications to the territorial seal included the use of the words "State of Hawaii" at the top and "1959" within the circle.

Florida

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The state's ocean coastline is about 750 mi long, the fourth longest in the U.S., after the coastlines of Alaska, Florida, and California.
Along with Hawaii, Florida is one of only two states that has a tropical climate, and is the only continental state that has both a tropical climate and a coral reef.

Polynesia

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The volcanic archipelago is physiographically and ethnologically part of the Polynesian subregion of Oceania.
Geographically, the Polynesian Triangle is drawn by connecting the points of Hawaii, New Zealand, and Easter Island.

Lōʻihi Seamount

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The newest volcano, Lōihi Seamount, is located south of the coast of Hawaii Island.
Lōihi Seamount (also known as Lōʻihi) is an active submarine volcano about 35 km off the southeast coast of the island of Hawaii.

U.S. state

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Hawaii (Hawaii ) is a state of the United States of America.
Alaska and Hawaii are the most recent states admitted, both in 1959.

Kula, Hawaii

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Hawaii has two national parks: Haleakalā National Park located near Kula on the island of Maui, which features the dormant volcano Haleakalā that formed east Maui, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in the southeast region of the Hawaii Island, which includes the active volcano Kīlauea and its rift zones.
Kula is a district of Maui, Hawaii, that stretches across the "up-country", the western-facing slopes of Haleakalā, from Makawao to Ulupalakua.

Mauna Loa

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Snow, not usually associated with the tropics, falls at 4200 m on Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa on Hawaii Island in some winter months.
Mauna Loa ( or ; Hawaiian: ; Long Mountain ) is one of five volcanoes that form the Island of Hawaii in the U.S. state of Hawaiʻi in the Pacific Ocean.

Kure Atoll

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The Northwest Hawaiian Islands is a group of nine small, older islands to the northwest of Kauai that extend from Nihoa to Kure Atoll; these are remnants of once much larger volcanic mountains.
Politically, it is part of Hawaii, although separated from the rest of the state by Midway, which is a separate unorganized territory.

Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park

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Hawaii has two national parks: Haleakalā National Park located near Kula on the island of Maui, which features the dormant volcano Haleakalā that formed east Maui, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in the southeast region of the Hawaii Island, which includes the active volcano Kīlauea and its rift zones.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, established on August 1, 1916, is an American national park located in the U.S. state of Hawaii on the island of Hawaii.

Haleakalā National Park

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Hawaii has two national parks: Haleakalā National Park located near Kula on the island of Maui, which features the dormant volcano Haleakalā that formed east Maui, and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in the southeast region of the Hawaii Island, which includes the active volcano Kīlauea and its rift zones.
Haleakalā National Park is an American national park located on the island of Maui in the state of Hawaii.

USS Arizona Memorial

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Other areas under the control of the National Park Service include Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail on Hawaii Island and the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor on Oahu.
The USS Arizona Memorial, at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii, marks the resting place of 1,102 of the 1,177 sailors and Marines killed on during the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 and commemorates the events of that day.

Northwestern Hawaiian Islands

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The Northwest Hawaiian Islands is a group of nine small, older islands to the northwest of Kauai that extend from Nihoa to Kure Atoll; these are remnants of once much larger volcanic mountains.
Politically, they are all part of Honolulu County in the U.S. state of Hawaii, except Midway Atoll, which is a territory distinct from Hawaii and grouped as one of the United States Minor Outlying Islands.

Kahoolawe

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At the southeastern end of the archipelago, the eight main islands are, in order from northwest to southeast: Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lānai, Kahoolawe, Maui, and Hawaii.
After decades of protests, the U.S. Navy ended live-fire training exercises on Kahoʻolawe in 1990, and the whole island was transferred to the jurisdiction of the state of Hawaii in 1994.

Archipelago

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The volcanic archipelago is physiographically and ethnologically part of the Polynesian subregion of Oceania.
Indonesia, the Galapagos, Japan, the Philippines, Maldives, the Balearic Isles, the Bahamas, the Aegean Islands, Hawaii, the Canary Islands, and the Azores are all examples of well-known archipelagos.

United States

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Hawaii (Hawaii ) is a state of the United States of America.
In 1959 Hawaii became the 50th and last U.S. state added to the country.

Leilani Estates, Hawaii

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The Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens are situated within this territory.
Leilani Estates is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawaiʻi County, Hawaii, United States located in the District of Puna.

Molokini

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Across the archipelago are around 130 small rocks and islets, such as Molokini, which are either volcanic, marine sedimentary or erosional in origin.
Molokini is a crescent-shaped, partially submerged volcanic crater which forms a small, uninhabited islet located in ʻAlalākeiki Channel between the islands of Maui and Kahoolawe, within Maui County in Hawaii.

Ancient Hawaii

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Ancient Hawaii was a caste-based society, much like that of Hindus in India.
Ancient Hawaii is the period of Hawaiian human history preceding the unification in 1810 of the Kingdom of Hawaii by Kamehameha the Great.