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The city of Nan Madol was built between 200 BC 800 AD on a

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The city of Nan Madol was built between 200 B.C. – 800 A.D., on a coral reef near Micronesia. It consisted of about 100 artificial islands made from huge ...

Nan Madol, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia (c.200 B.C.–800 A.D.) was built on a coral reef and consists of about 100 artificial islands made from ...

The ruins at Nan Madol in Pohnpei. Photo by Mark Edward Harris - Courtesy of

According to Pohnpeian legend, Nan Madol was constructed by twin sorcerers Olisihpa and Olosohpa from the mythical Western Katau, or Kanamwayso.

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Nan Madol - is a city of megalithic ruins off the eastern shore of Pohnpei. It's built entirely of 750,000 tons of basaltic rock and sits entirely on coral.

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Nan Madol, Pohnpei

The coral reef city of Nan Madol

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Nan Madol.jpg. This amazing city was built between 200 BC and 800 AD.

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Nan Madol: The City Built on Coral Reefs. Smithsonian article on Nan Madol. Basalt boulders and prismatic columns.

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Nan Madol. Nan Madol — a mysterious city build on corals. Image credits: CT Snow. The city of Nan Madol was built between 200 B.C. – 800 A.D. ...

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Nan Madol in Micronesia is an ancient city built on a hundred tiny islets in the sea. This watery location has led to Nan Madol being called the Venice of ...

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...a most unusual and mysterious archaeological site with unknown origins and function does lie in the Pacific Ocean 54 degrees of longitude to the east of ...

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An aerial view of Nandauwas shows the outer seawall facing the Pacific Ocean. Karian appears to the upper right.

Nan Madol: The City Built on Coral Reefs

Ancient reconstruction of Nan Madol, By Oregon State University

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Perhaps the largest Pre-Colombian structure, it once had a population of over 100,000. One of the largest cities in the world, it was founded around 200 BC, ...

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The Environs of Nan Madol, Pohnpei, based on the 1983 U.S. Geological Survey of Pohnpei. The elite centre was a special place of residence for the nobility ...

The mysterious city of Nan Madol – a city built on corals. The city of Nan Madol was built between 200 B.C. – 800 A.D. ...

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Even by today's standards, this was a remarkable engineering feat, and there are few clues to explain what happened to the civilization that put them there.

The mysterious city of Nan Madol – a city built on corals

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An impressive portal marks the entry into the mortuary enclosure of Nandauwas, the crowning achievement of Nan Madol.

From batteries to planispheres, an assortment of gadgets have been excavated and found. Two notable finds were the ...

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Nan Madol is a series of 99 artificial islets off the south-east coast of Pohnpei that were constructed with walls of basalt and coral boulders.

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The mysterious city of Nan Madol – a city built on corals. The city of Nan Madol was built between 200 B.C. – 800 A.D. ...

...a most unusual and mysterious archaeological site with unknown origins and function does lie in the Pacific Ocean 54 degrees of longitude to the east of ...