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Colombia Latitude Facts: 5.70097251585623 and Colombia Longitude Facts: -74.7551162790698

Colombia Regions are: Amazonas Antioquia Arauca Atlantico Bolivar Department Boyaca Department Caldas Department Caqueta Casanare Cauca Cesar Choco Cordoba Cundinamarca Guaviare Huila La Guajira Magdalena Department Meta Narino Norte de Santander Putumayo Quindio Risaralda San Andres y Providencia Santander Sucre Tolima Valle del Cauca

Various World Country Facts:

  1. Antarctica Category: Government - Legal system: Antarctica is administered through meetings of the consultative member nations; decisions from these meetings are carried out by these member nations (with respect to their own nationals and operations) in accordance with their own national laws; US law, including certain criminal offenses by or against US nationals, such as murder, may apply extraterritorially; some US laws directly apply to Antarctica; for example, the Antarctic Conservation Act, 16 U.S.C. section 2401 et seq., provides civil and criminal penalties for the following activities, unless authorized by regulation of statute: the taking of native mammals or birds; the introduction of nonindigenous plants and animals; entry into specially protected areas; the discharge or disposal of pollutants; and the importation into the US of certain items from Antarctica; violation of the Antarctic Conservation Act carries penalties of up to ,000 in fines and one year in prison; the National Science Foundation and Department of Justice share enforcement responsibilities; Public Law 95-541, the US Antarctic Conservation Act of 1978, as amended in 1996, requires expeditions from the US to Antarctica to notify, in advance, the Office of Oceans, Room 5805, Department of State, Washington, DC 20520, which reports such plans to other nations as required by the Antarctic Treaty; for more information, contact Permit Office, Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, Arlington, Virginia 22230; telephone: (703) 292-8030, or visit their website at www.nsf.gov; more generally, access to the Antarctic Treaty area, that is to all areas between 60 and 90 degrees south latitude, is subject to a number of relevant legal instruments and authorization procedures adopted by the states party to the Antarctic Treaty

  2. Sierra Leone Category: Government - Suffrage: 18 years of age; universal

  3. Lebanon Category: Economy - Electricity - imports (kWh): 929 million kWh (2006 estimate)

  4. Netherlands Category: People - Literacy (%): definition: age 15 and over can read and write; total population: 99%; male: 99%; female: 99% (2003 estimate)

  5. Anguilla Category: Transportation - Airports - with paved runways: total: 1; 1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 (2007)



CIT.DIRECTORY Source: CIA - The World Factbook - https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2028.html