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World Country Facts:

  1. Nigeria Category: Transportation - Ports and terminals: Bonny Inshore Terminal, Calabar, Lagos

  2. Mauritius Category: Economy - Natural gas - proved reserves (cu m): 0 cu m (1 January 2006 estimate)

  3. French Guiana Category: Geography - Area - comparative: slightly smaller than Indiana

  4. Greenland Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: 66,400 (2007)

  5. Belgium Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: the environment is exposed to intense pressures from human activities: urbanization, dense transportation network, industry, extensive animal breeding and crop cultivation; air and water pollution also have repercussions for neighboring countries; uncertainties regarding federal and regional responsibilities (now resolved) had slowed progress in tackling environmental challenges

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Guyana Facts Info Stuff (GY):

Guyana Latitude Facts: 6.54384615384615 and Guyana Longitude Facts: -58.1476923076923

More World Country Facts:

  1. Atlantic Ocean Category: Introduction - Background: The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's five oceans (after the Pacific Ocean, but larger than the Indian Ocean, Southern Ocean, and Arctic Ocean). The Kiel Canal (Germany), Oresund (Denmark-Sweden), Bosporus (Turkey), Strait of Gibraltar (Morocco-Spain), and the Saint Lawrence Seaway (Canada-US) are important strategic access waterways. The decision by the International Hydrographic Organization in the spring of 2000 to delimit a fifth world ocean, the Southern Ocean, removed the portion of the Atlantic Ocean south of 60 degrees south latitude.

  2. Malawi Category: Communications - Telephones - main lines in use: 175,200 (2007)

  3. United States Pacific Island Wildlife Refuges Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: Baker Island: 0 13 N, 176 28 W; Howland Island: 0 48 N, 176 38 W; Jarvis Island: 0 23 S, 160 01 W; Johnston Atoll: 16 45 N, 169 31 W; Kingman Reef: 6 23 N, 162 25 W; Midway Islands: 28 12 N, 177 22 W; Palmyra Atoll: 5 53 N, 162 05 W

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  5. Maldives Category: Transportation - Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 2; 914 to 1,523 m: 2 (2007)

Guyana Regions are: Cuyuni-Mazaruni Demerara-Mahaica East Berbice-Corentyne Upper Demerara-Berbice

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Source: CIA - The World Factbook