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Ngerulmud (Palau)

LC control no.n 2013040765
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingNgerulmud (Palau)
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Geographic subdivision usagePalau--Ngerulmud
Associated countryPalau
Found inMinisters meeting, 2010: t.p. (Ngerulmud, Republic of Palau)
Wikipedia, July 8, 2013 (Ngerulmud, a locality in the State of Melekeok, is the capital of Palau) August 31, 2015 (Ngerulmud is the capital of the Republic of Palau; it replaced Koror, Palau's largest city, as capital in 2006. The settlement is located in the state of Melekeok on Babeldaob, the country's largest island, located 20 kilometres (12 miles) northeast of Koror and 2 km (1 mile) northwest of Melekeok village; 7°30ʹ2ʺN 134°37ʹ27ʺE), August 31, 2015 (Ngerulmud, capital city of Palau; Ngerulmud is the young capital of Palau, established in 2006 when the government moved its offices from Koror, the former capital; located on the central eastern coast of the island Babeldaob)
Not found inGeonames; Oxford atlas of the world; Getty thesaurus of geographic names online, August 31, 2015; GNIS, August 31, 2015; Republic of Palau National Government website, August 31, 2015