Atchin

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Atchin
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Atchin
Geography
LocationPacific Ocean
Coordinates 15°56′32″S167°20′33″E / 15.942223°S 167.342493°E / -15.942223; 167.342493 Coordinates: 15°56′32″S167°20′33″E / 15.942223°S 167.342493°E / -15.942223; 167.342493
Area729,947.07 m2 (7,857,084.9 sq ft)
Length1.37 km (0.851 mi)
Width689.83 m (2,263.22 ft)
Coastline3.44 km (2.138 mi)
Administration
Province Malampa Province
Demographics
Population738 (2009)
Pop. density1,037.9/km2 (2,688.1/sq mi)
Additional information
Time zone

Atchin is an islet off the north-eastern coast of Malakula in Vanuatu. The 1999 census showed a population of 761, which had decreased to 738 by 2009. [1]

The Atchin language is spoken on the island.

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References

  1. Atchin, citypopulation.de