National Symbols of Micronesia

Micronesia is a country in Australia/Oceania. It shares borders with the following countries: The capital of Micronesia is Palikir.

The official language is Yapese, Ulithian, Woleaians, Chuukese and the United States Dollar is the currency of the Micronesia. The domain is .fm and the country code is +691.

National day is celebrated on 3 Nov 1979. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Micronesia is no exception.

In Micronesia, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Micronesian people. Kava is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Micronesia. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Not Declared represent a national Micronesian symbol.

The country was founded by Andon Amaraich. The current president of Micronesia is David W. Panuelo.

In Micronesia the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 120 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.

The Micronesian national anthem was written by N/A and composed by N/A.

Country information

Alternative name(s) Federated States of Micronesia (official, English)
Regional location Oceania, island group in the North Pacific Ocean, about three-quarters of the way from Hawaii to Indonesia
Country name etymology Coined from the Greek words mikros (μικρός "small") and nesos (νῆσος "island") – "small islands".
Climate Tropical; heavy year-round rainfall, especially in the eastern islands; located on southern edge of the typhoon belt with occasionally severe damage
Terrain Islands vary geologically from high mountainous islands to low, coral atolls; volcanic outcroppings on Pohnpei, Kosrae, and Chuuk
Population 548,914
National Day 3 Nov 1979
Language(s) Yapese, Ulithian, Woleaians, Chuukese
Religion No State Religion
Country code +691
Literacy rate 98.8%
Currency United States Dollar
Capital city Palikir
Domain(TLD) .fm
Ethnicity Chuukese, Pohnpeian, Kosraean, Yapese, and Polynesian
Head of government President
Nationality Micronesian
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 702 km²
Timezone GMT+11)
Average elevation 2.1 m (7 ft)
Coastline 6,112 Km
Mains electricity 120 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Micronesia

Flag map of Micronesia

Motto of Micronesia

Peace, Unity, Liberty

National animal of Micronesia

The National animal of Micronesia is Pteropus insularis (Chuuk Flying Fox)

National Animal of Micronesia - Pteropus insularis (Chuuk Flying Fox)

National flower of Micronesia

The National flower of Micronesia is Frangipanis. Botanical name is Plumeria.

National flower of Micronesia - Frangipanis

National bird of Micronesia

The National bird of Micronesia is Chuuk Flying Fox

National bird of Micronesia - Chuuk Flying Fox

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Micronesian Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Dog must not steal from dog.

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

If you catch a man, throw him back!

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