Hawaii located in the heart of the Pacific Ocean in the Northern Hemisphere. The distance from the continental United States is 3,700 km. Population - 1,283,388 people, including the Japanese (26%), Americans and a group of European origin (23%), Mestizo (13%), Filipinos (9%), Chinese (5%), Hawaiian (1 %) and other urban population of about 70%. Official language - English, partly (at home) are saved and national languages, including Hawaiian language. The capital and largest city is Honolulu. Other major cities is: Hilo, Kailua, Kaneohe. Economically most developed island of Oahu. Official name is the Aloha State. Staff located in Hawaii in the central Pacific Ocean. The territory is 16,8 thousand km ². On the island of Hawaii are active volcanoes of Mauna Loa and Kilauea, a dormant volcano Mauna Kea (elevation 4,205 m).