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Papua New Guinea Map

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Papua New Guinea Location Map

This map of Papua New Guinea shows cities, roads, islands, satellite imagery, and elevation. Papua New Guinea is a country in Oceania that consists of the eastern region of New Guinea and its offshore islands in the Pacific Ocean.

It occupies an area of 462,840 square kilometers (178,700 sq mi), which makes it the third-largest island country in the world. The capital of Papua New Guinea is Port Moresby and is the most populous.

Papua New Guinea has a diverse physical geography but is mostly mountainous. The New Guinea Highlands (Central Range) is a long mountain range that goes through the main island. The country is covered in tropical rainforests with the majority still intact and undisturbed.

Capital city

Port Moresby

Cities, towns and villages

Kundiawa
Mendi Goroka
Kerema
Daru
Lorengau
Kavieng
Rabaul
Kimbe
Arawa
Lae
Popondetta
Wedau
Alotau
Kokoda
Vanimo
Wewak
Madang
Wabag
Mount Hagen
Wau
Moru
Finschhafen
Balimo
Manu
Kikori
Bandaber
Kawatangwa
Kiunga
Debepare
Tabubil
Korogopa
Aumo
Pomio

Lakes, rivers and water features

Bismarck Sea
South Pacific Ocean
Solomon Sea
Gulf of Papua
Torres Strait
Huan Gulf
Sepik River
Fly River
Lake Murray

Islands and archipelago

Admiralty Island
Bismarck Archipelago
New Ireland
Bougainville Island
Kiriwina Islands
D’Entrecasteaux Islands
Louisiade Archipelago
Mussau Island
New Britain
Kar Kar Island
Long Island
Umboi Island

Other features

Central Range
Port Moresby International Airport
Wewak International Airport
Major Highways and Roads
Mount Wilhelm (Highest Peak)

Melanesia

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