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|Native name: Île de Clipperton, Isla de la Pasión|
Clipperton Island with lagoon, showing depths in metres.
|Area||6 km2 (2.3 sq mi)|
|Highest elevation||29 m (95 ft)|
|Highest point||Clipperton Rock|
|Minor territory||Île de Clipperton|
|Official website||L’île de Clipperton|
Clipperton Island (French: Île de Clipperton or Île de la Passion, Spanish: Isla de la Pasión) is an uninhabited 6 km2 (2.3 sq mi) coral atoll in the eastern Pacific Ocean off the coast of Central America. It is a minor overseas territory of France.
The atoll is 1,080 km (671 mi) south-west of Mexico, 2,424 km (1,506 mi) west of Nicaragua, 2,545 km (1,581 mi) west of Costa Rica and 2,260 km (1,404 mi) north-west of the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador, at .
It is low-lying and largely barren, with some scattered grasses and a few clumps of coconut palms (Cocos nucifera). A small volcanic outcrop rising to 29 m (95 ft) on its south-east side is referred to as "Clipperton Rock".
Don't forget! that your welfare and that of all your friends and colleagues here is of primary concern and a distance of six feet (1.8m) minimum is required at all times.