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Suva (Fiji)

LC control no.n 79106738
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingSuva (Fiji)
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Geographic subdivision usageFiji--Suva
Variant(s)Suva, Fiji
Associated countryFiji
Found inRagg, A. A. The port of Suva, Fifi ... 1934.
GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (ppl; 18°07ʹ60ʺS 178°25ʹ00ʺE)
The world factbook, via WWW, September 9, 2015 (under Fiji: capital: Suva (on Viti Levu); geographic coordinates: 18 08 S, 178 25 E)
Wikipedia, September 9, 2015 (Suva; capital and the second most populated municipality of Fiji; on the southeast coast of the island of Viti Levu, in the Rewa Province, Central Division; in 1877, it was decided to make Suva the capital of Fiji when the geography of former main European settlement at Levuka on the island of Ovalau proved too restrictive. The administration of the colony was moved from Levuka to Suva in 1882; 18.1416°S 178.4419°E)
Britannica online, September 9, 2015 (Suva, capital, chief port, and commercial centre of Fiji, in the South Pacific Ocean. The city lies on the southeast coast of Viti Levu, Fiji's principal island. Founded in 1849, Suva became the capital in 1882 and was made a city in 1952)
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