Category:Saint Martin (island)

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Saint Martin (east of Puerto Rico. The 87 km2 island is divided roughly 60/40 between France (53 km2) and the Kingdom of the Netherlands (34 km2); they are roughly equal in population. It is one of the smallest sea islands divided between two nations, a division dating to 1648. The southern Dutch part comprises Sint Maarten and is one of four constituent countries that form the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The northern French part comprises the Collectivité de Saint-Martin (Collectivity of St. Martin) and is an overseas collectivity of France.

Saint Martin 
French and Dutch Caribbean island in the Lesser Antilles
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Instance of island
Part of Leeward Islands
Named after
LocationCaribbean, Saint Martin, Sint Maarten, Kingdom of the Netherlands, France
Discoverer or inventor
Time of discovery or invention
  • 11 November 1493
Width
  • 13.3 kilometre
Length
  • 14.3 kilometre
Population
  • 72,239 (2014)
Area
  • 87 square kilometre
Different from
Authority control
Wikidata

18° 04′ 12″ N, 63° 03′ 00″ W

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