|Signed into Statehood on August 21, 1959||
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NOTE: HAVEN'T BEEN THERE YET.
Named for an Hawaiian word "owhyhee,"
meaning homeland, and nicknamed the Aloha State. Hawaii is located in the Pacific Ocean to the
west of Mexico.
Hawaii's highest peak is Mauna Kea at 13,796 feet, the 6th highest in the United States. The lowest point is at the Pacific Ocean at sea level.
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