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Morocco Facts Info Stuff (MA):

Morocco Latitude Facts: 33.1248809523809 and Morocco Longitude Facts: -6.67375

More World Country Facts:

  1. Morocco Category: Communications - Internet users: 7.3 million (2007)

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  3. Korea, North Category: Military - Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 5,141,240; females age 16-49: 5,139,447 (2008 estimate)

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  5. Jarvis Island Category: Introduction - Background: First discovered by the British in 1821, the uninhabited island was annexed by the US in 1858, but abandoned in 1879 after tons of guano had been removed. The UK annexed the island in 1889, but never carried out plans for further exploitation. The US occupied and reclaimed the island in 1935. Abandoned after World War II, the island is currently a National Wildlife Refuge administered by the US Department of the Interior.

Morocco Regions are: Agadir Azilal Ben Slimane Beni Mellal Boulemane Casablanca Chaouen El Jadida El Kelaa des Srarhna Essaouira Fes Figuig Guelmim Kenitra Khemisset Khouribga Larache Marrakech Meknes Nador Ouarzazate Oujda Rabat-Sale Safi Settat Sidi Kacem Tan-Tan Tanger Taounate Taroudannt Taza Tetouan Tiznit

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  5. Baker Island Category: Geography - Natural resources: guano (deposits worked until 1891), terrestrial and aquatic wildlife



Source: CIA - The World Factbook