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Feature Statistic Wallis and Futuna

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
3A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLDdependent political entity
4 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
6H.RFreef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
4H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
4H.ANCHanchoragean area where vessels may anchor
4H.LKCcrater lakea lake in a crater or caldera
3H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
2H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
2H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
1H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
1H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
27 Total for H
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
29P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
2P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
32 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
2S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
2 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
26T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
23T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
7T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
4T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
3T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
2T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
2T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
1T.CRTRcrater(s)a generally circular saucer or bowl-shaped depression caused by volcanic or meteorite explosive action
1T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
1T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
70 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
8U.SMUseamountan elevation rising generally more than 1,000 meters and of limited extent across the summit
1U.RDGUridgea long narrow elevation with steep sides
9 Total for U

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