The historic Caroline, Marshall and Gilbert Islands before they gained their independence.
PNG islands groups located to the north of the Solomon Islands and Bougainville, PNG.
The coral atolls of Tuvalu showing comparative size only - none of the atolls are shown in correct proximity to each other.
Regional map covering the area from Korea through southeast Asia to New Zealand.
East Pacific Island Groups - Revillagigedo Islands (Mexico), Galapagos Islands (Equador), Clipperton (France) and Cocos Island (Costa Rica).
Fiji islands with a location map showing Australia and India, highlighting the Central Provinces and United Provinces of India.
Guam and surrounding districts showing the location of underwater cable lines prior to World War II.
Kiribati location in the Pacific Ocean.
The known distribution of the Lapita Cultural Complex showing the Anir Group in Near Oceania across to Remote Oceania.
A subregion of Oceania extending from the western end of the Pacific Ocean to the Arafura Sea, and eastward to Fiji
The subregion of Oceania known as Melanesia which includes Irian Jaya (Indonesia), Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga and Niue.
Melanesian, a subregion of Oceania, showing the countries and main islands and their relation to Australia and Indonesia
The three districts of the South Pacific Islands - Polynesia, Micronesia and Melanesia.
Pacific region showing the traditional regional boundaries of Micronesia, Polynesia and Melanesia on a colour globe.
New Guinea, the world's second largest island, showing a number of main lakes, towns, rivers and the Arafura and Sahul Shelf.
The island of New Guinea showing a selection of towns, rivers, islands and coastal features.
The historical progression of the control of the island of New Guinea listing names and dates.
Global image of the Pacific Ocean highlighting the traditional sub-regions of Micronesia, Polynesia and Melanesia with the addition of the more recently defined Near Oceania and Remote Oceania.
The Pacific islands of Melanesia, a subregion of Oceania, from Papua New Guinea in the west to Fiji in the east.
Countries surrounding the Pacific Ocean showing their capital cities.
Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ's) for countries in the Pacific area - 2017.
Pacific Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ's) highlighting former colonising powers and independent nations.
Exclusive Economic Zones - a sea zone over which a state has special rights regarding the exploration and use of marine resources, including energy production from water and wind. It stretches out to 200 nautical miles from the coast.
Pacific Ocean countries and island groups on a world globe.
Southwest Pacific area highlighting the Federated States of Micronesia in the west to Tokelau and Tuvalu to the east.
The Oceania subregion of Polynesia located in the central and southern Pacific Ocean.
The South Pacific Ocean showing the location of Samoa with inset of the main islands and its capital Apia.
Southern Southeast Asia from Indonesia to the east showing the Pacific nations on an Azimuthal Equidistant projection.
A map showing eastern Asia from India across the Pacific to the west coast of North America.
The three subregions of the Pacific Ocean - Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia.
Bathymetry of the Sunda Shelf in southeast Asia and the Sahul Shelf north of Australia, also showing major lakes of central Australia.
Tizard Bank, part of the disputed Spratly Islands of the South China Sea.
The location of the island nation of Tuvalu (formerly part of the British protectorate Gilbert and Ellice Islands) and Tokelau (New Zealand territory) and their proximity to nearby Pacific nations.
Location of Tonga in the Western Pacific.
Tuvalu (formerly Ellice Islands) showing location in the Pacific and inset of the capital, Funafuti.
Vanuatu and its location in the Pacific Ocean.
From India to the west coast of North America.
West Pacific islands from Taiwan and Iwo Jima in the north to Palau and Chuuk in the south.
Map showing the Western Pacific Warm Pool (WPWP), the Indonesian throughflow (network of currents transporting waters from the western equatorial Pacific Ocean to the Indian Ocean) and the direction of the Leeuwin Current. Leeuwin