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Uzbekistan UZ Facts Info Stuff

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Uzbekistan Facts Info Stuff (UZ):

Uzbekistan Latitude Facts: 40.4023333333333 and Uzbekistan Longitude Facts: 67.7043333333333

Uzbekistan Regions are: Andijon Bukhoro Farghona Namangan Nawoiy Qashqadaryo Qoraqalpoghiston Samarqand Toshkent

Various World Country Facts:

  1. French Southern and Antarctic Lands Category: Geography - Land use (%): Ile Amsterdam (Ile Amsterdam et Ile Saint-Paul) - 100% trees, grasses, ferns, and moss; Ile Saint-Paul (Ile Amsterdam et Ile Saint-Paul) - 100% grass, ferns, and moss; Iles Crozet - 100% tossock grass, heath, and fern; Iles Kerguelen - 100% tossock grass and Kerguelen cabbage; Bassas da India (Iles Eparses) - 100% rock, coral reef, and sand; Europa Island (Iles Eparses) - 100% mangrove swamp and dry woodlands; Glorioso Islands (Iles Eparses) - 100% lush vegetation and coconut palms; Juan de Nova Island (Iles Eparses) - 90% forest, 10% other; Tromelin Island (Iles Eparses) - 100% grasses and scattered brush (2005)

  2. Heard Island and McDonald Islands Category: Government - Diplomatic representation from the US: none (territory of Australia)

  3. Antarctica Category: Geography - Location: continent mostly south of the Antarctic Circle

  4. Maldives Category: Military - Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually: male: 4,749; female: 4,084 (2008 estimate)

  5. Bouvet Island Category: Introduction - Background: This uninhabited volcanic island is almost entirely covered by glaciers and is difficult to approach. It was discovered in 1739 by a French naval officer after whom the island was named. No claim was made until 1825, when the British flag was raised. In 1928, the UK waived its claim in favor of Norway, which had occupied the island the previous year. In 1971, Norway designated Bouvet Island and the adjacent territorial waters a nature reserve. Since 1977, it has run an automated meteorological station on the island.

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