Which of the Hawaiian Islands is farthest south?

Answer The Island of Hawai'i is the most southern of the Hawaiian Islands. The same hot spot that continues to form this island has begun forming a seamount named Lo'ihi Seamount. This new seamount may ev... Read More »

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Which of the Hawaiian Islands has active volcanoes?

Both the Island of Hawai'i and Maui have active volcanoes. Kilauea, Mauna Loa and Hualalai are considered active volcanoes on the island of Hawai'i, with Kilauea erupting continuously since 1983. O... Read More »

Which Hawaiian islands are privately owned?

Niihau (Ni`ihau) is the only privately owned Hawaiian Island. It is the oldest of the main islands and is often referred to as the Forbidden Island. It was purchased by King Kamehameha in 1864 and ... Read More »

Which state capital is located farthest south?

Hawaii is the southernmost state in the United States. Its capital city, Honolulu, is the state capital located farthest south among all 50 states' capital cities. Honolulu is located at 21 degrees... Read More »

How many islands& atolls comprise the Hawaiian islands?

Hawaii's eight main islands--Hawaii, Kahoolawe, Maui, Lanai, Molokai, Oahu, Kauai and Niihau--make up 99 percent of its land mass. Of these, Hawaii is the largest, Kahoolawe is uninhabited, and Nii... Read More »