The citizens of which country are able to take possession of an island under the Guano Islands Act law?

Chile
Mexico
U.S.
Peru
The Guano Islands Act is a United States federal law passed by the U.S. Congress that enables citizens of the United States to take possession of unclaimed islands containing guano deposits. The islands can be located anywhere, so long as they are not occupied and not within the jurisdiction of another government.
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Chile
Mexico
U.S.
Peru
answers
flagAustralia
22%
0%
72%
5%
18
flagRepublic of Ireland
27%
0%
72%
0%
11
flagGreece
18%
18%
50%
12%
16
flagGermany
25%
14%
46%
14%
76
flagthe United States
29%
19%
43%
7%
41
flagPoland
28%
19%
40%
11%
1422
flagAustria
27%
11%
33%
27%
18
flagthe United Kingdom
28%
25%
31%
15%
32