Federated States of Micronesia Territorial Sea Zone (12 Nautical Miles)

Date created: 20 July 2021
This date indicates the date the dataset metadata was created on Pacific Data Hub.

The Code of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) was amended to include the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), to increase the size of its Territorial Sea and to be inclusive of the current political status of FSM and other purpose as it deem fit (16 December 1988)

The amended section 103 of the Act states: "The sovereignty of the Federated States of Micronesia extends to its internal waters and Territorial Sea, including sovereign rights over the living and non-living resources in the Territorial Sea and internal waters and in the airspace above the Territorial Sea and internal waters as well as its bed and subsoil".

https://www.un.org/Depts/los/LEGISLATIONANDTREATIES/PDFFILES/FSM_1988_Act.pdf

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Additional Info

Issued 2021-07-20
Language
  • English
Conforms To
  • UN DOALOS Submission Standard
DCAT Type dataset
Source
Spatial Coverage
Publisher Geoscience and Energy and Maritime Division
Publisher Name The Pacific Community (SPC)
Publisher Email [email protected]
Publisher Homepage www.spc.int
Publisher Type Intergovernmental Organisation
Contact Point SPC Maritime Boundaries
Contact Name Malakai Vakautawale
Contact Email [email protected]
Topic
  • Climate Change
  • Economic Development
  • Fisheries
  • Fisheries
  • Geoscience
  • Human Rights
Member countries Federated States of Micronesia