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Quick Facts: Guam

Capital City: Hagta (or Agana)

Guam: Map and Flag

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English and Chamorro
Motto: "Where America's Day Begins"
Origin of
Territory's Name:
Guam comes from the ancient Chamorro word "Guahan" which means "we have".
Location: Oceania, island in the North Pacific Ocean, about three-quarters of the way from Hawaii to the Philippines
Land Area: 212 sq. mi.
Largest City: Dededo
Territory's Bird: Marianas Rose Crown Fruit Dove (Tottot) (Ptilinopus roseicapilla)
Territory's Flower: Bougainvillea spectabilis / Puti Tai Nobiu
Territory's Tree: Ifit (Intsia bijuga)
Territory's Song: Stand Ye Guamanians
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