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Indonesia comprises 17,508 islands according to Indonesian government estimates, with about 6,000 of those inhabited. The country extends from adjacent the Malay Peninsula in its west and into Melanesia in its east. According to a 2002 survey by National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (LAPAN), Indonesia has 18,306 islands. Counting tidal islands (periodically submerged) doubles the island figure, and many islands with no name or the same names, making it very confusing even to the government of Indonesia. The Malay Peninsula (Malay: Semenanjung Tanah Melayu) is a major peninsula located in Southeast Asia. ... map of Melanesia Melanesia (from Greek: μέλας black, νῆσος island) is a subregion of Oceania extending from the western side of the West Pacific to the Arafura Sea, north and northeast of Australia. ... National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (Indonesian: Lembaga Penerbangan dan Antariksa Nasional/LAPAN) is the Indonesian government space agency. ...


Management of the islands sometimes includes a Regency (Indonesia) covers a small island chain. A regency (kabupaten) is a political subdivision of a province in Indonesia. ...


On September 21, 2007, an 8.4 Earthquake struck Sumatra near South Pagai Island, producing a cluster of 6 small new islands, and enlarging others by uplift.[1] A large portion of Indonesia is seismically active, the number, size, shape of islands continues to evolve. South Pagai (Indonesian: Pagai Selatan) is one of the Mentawai Islands off the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. ...

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Main islands

The Greater Sunda Islands are a group of islands in the west part of the Malay Archipelago. ... Borneo is the third largest island in the world and is located at the centre of Maritime Southeast Asia. ... Kalimantan is the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo. ... For other uses, see Sabah (disambiguation). ... For the river, see Sarawak River. ... Java (Indonesian, Javanese, and Sundanese: Jawa) is an island of Indonesia, and the site of its capital city, Jakarta. ... For other uses, see Sumatra (disambiguation). ... Sulawesi (formerly more commonly known as Celebes, IPA: a Portuguese-originated form of the name) is one of the four larger Sunda Islands of Indonesia and is situated between Borneo and the Maluku Islands. ... Papua is a province of Indonesia comprising a majority part of the western half of the island of New Guinea and nearby islands (see also Western New Guinea). ... Map showing West Papua province in Indonesia Map of West Papua West Papua (Indonesian: Papua Barat; formerly West Irian Jaya or Irian Jaya Barat) is a province of Indonesia on the western end of the island of New Guinea. ...

Other islands

Java

Province of Banten For the Banten meteorite of 1933, see Meteorite falls. ...

  • Deli
  • Manuk
  • Panaitan
  • Panjang
  • Sangiang
  • Tunda
  • Umang

Province of DKI Jakarta Sangiang is an island midway in the Sunda Strait between the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java. ... Jakarta (also Djakarta or DKI Jakarta), formerly known as Sunda Kelapa, Jayakarta and Batavia is the capital and largest city of Indonesia. ...

  • Thousand Islands archipelago (Kepulauan Seribu) 105 islands. Only 11 islands are inhabited.
    • Angel (Pulau Bidadari)
    • Ayer
    • Big Bira (Pulau Bira Besar)
    • Big Lancong (Pulau Lancong Besar)
    • Big Umbrella (Pulau Payung Besar)
    • Boy Scouts (Pulau Pramuka)
    • Cipir
    • Coconut (Pulau Kelapa)
    • Edam
    • Great Tiger (Pulau Macan Besar)
    • Hope (Pulau Harapan)
    • Karya
    • Kelor
    • Kotok
    • Lucky Java (Pulau Untung Jawa)
    • Onrust
    • Panggang
    • Pantara
    • Rainbow (Pulau Pelangi)
    • Sebira
    • Sepa
    • Stingray (Pulau Pari)
    • Tidung

Province of West Java The Thousand Islands (Kepulauan Seribu) are a chain of islands located on Jakarta Bay. ... Map showing West Java in Indonesia West Java (Jawa Barat) is a province of Indonesia, located on the island of Java. ...

  • Rakit

Province of Central Java Central Java (Indonesian: Jawa Tengah) is a province of Indonesia. ...

  • Karimun Java
  • Nusa Kambangan - prison island

Province of East Java East Java (Indonesian: Jawa Timur) is a province of Indonesia. ...

  • Bawean archipelago (kepulauan Bawean)
  • Genteng
  • Iyang
  • Kambing Island (East Java)
  • Kangean Islands archipelago (kepulauan Kangean)
  • Madura
  • Masalembu
  • Nusa Barung
  • Puteran
  • Raas
  • Raja
  • Sapudi

// Geography and Topography The port of Sangkapura at sunset Bawean is an island of Indonesia located approximately 200km north of Surabaya in the Java Sea. ... The Kangean Islands, a part of Indonesia, are located in the Java Sea approximately 120 km (75 miles) north of Bali and 120 km east of Madura. ... Madura is an Indonesian island off the northeastern coast of Java, near the port of Surabaya. ...

Sumatra

Province of Aceh, 119 islands

  • Aceh island
  • Asu
  • Babi
  • Banyak archipelago (kepulauan Banyak), 99 islands
    • Balai
    • Bangkaru
    • Singkilbaru
    • Tuangku
    • Ujung Batu
  • Bawah
  • Breueh
  • Hinako
  • Lasia
  • Weh Island
  • Simeulue Island

Province of North Sumatra, 419 islands Aceh (pronounced , generally Anglicized as IPA: ) is a special territory (daerah istimewa) of Indonesia, located on the northern tip of the island of Sumatra. ... The Banyak Islands are a group of mostly uninhabited islands located between Simeulue and Nias off the western coast of Sumatra in the Aceh Province, Indonesia containing 99 small islands. ... Hinako Islands is a group of small islands of the coast of Nias in the North Sumatra province of Indonesia. ... Weh Island or Pulau Weh or Pulo Weh is a small active volcanic island at the northwest of Sumatra. ... Topography of Simeulue Simeulue Regency is a regency in the Aceh province of Indonesia. ... Map of North Sumatra province within Indonesia North Sumatra (Indonesian: Sumatera Utara) is one of the provinces of Indonesia. ...

  • Batu archipelago (formerly Batoe Eilanden), 51 islands
    • Sibuasi
    • Pini
    • Tanahbala
    • Tanahmasa
  • Batumakalele
  • Bau
  • Bawa
  • Berhala island on the Strait of Malacca
  • Hamutaia
  • Imanna
  • Jake
  • Lego
  • Makole
  • Masa
  • Nias archipelago (kepulauan Nias)
    • Simuk
  • Pasu
  • Samosir island on Lake Toba
  • Sigata
  • Simaleh
  • Wunga

Province of West Sumatra The Batu Islands are an archipelago of Indonesia located in the Indian Ocean off the west coast of Sumatra, between Nias and Siberut. ... A close-up map showing the Strait of Malacca separating peninsular Malaysia and the Indonesian island of Sumatra. ... Nias (Indonesian: Pulau Nias, Nias language: Tanö Niha) is an island off the western coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. ... Samosir is a large volcanic island in Lake Toba. ... Motto: Tuah Sakato. ...

Province of Lampung The Mentawai Islands are a chain of islands off the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. ... Sumatra Siberut is one of the Mentawai Islands, lying west of Sumatra in the Indian Ocean. ... Sipura, or Sipora, is the smallest and most developed of the four Mentawai Islands at only 845 km². The regency capital of the Mentawai Islands, Tua Pejat, is found on Sipora. ... North Pagai (Indonesian: Pagai Utara) is one of the Mentawai Islands off the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. ... South Pagai (Indonesian: Pagai Selatan) is one of the Mentawai Islands off the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. ... Lampung is a province of Indonesia, located on the southern tip of the island of Sumatra. ...

  • Child of Krakatoa (Pulau Anak Krakatau)

Province of Riau For the 1969 film about the Krakatoa eruption, see Krakatoa, East of Java. ... Map of Indonesia showing Riau province Riau is a province of Indonesia, located in the center of Sumatra island along the Strait of Malacca. ...

  • Rupat
  • Bengkalis
  • Padang
  • Rangsang
  • Tebing Tinggi Island
  • Basu

Rupat is an island in the Strait of Malacca, Riau province, Indonesia. ... Bengkalis Island is an Indonesian island in Strait of Malacca in the Riau Islands province. ... Rangsang is an island in the Strait of Malacca, Sumatra, Indonesia. ...

Province of Riau Islands, about 3,200 islands

  • Natuna archipelago (Kepulauan Natuna)
    • South Natuna archipelago
      • Midai island
      • Subi island
      • Panjang Island, (Natuna)
      • Serasan island
    • Anambas archipelago
      • Airabu island
      • Jemaja island
      • Mubur island
      • Siantan island
      • Matak island
      • Tarempah island
    • Natuna Besar archipelago
      • Natuna Besar island
      • Laut, (Natuna) island
    • Tambelan archipelago
      • Badas Islands archipelago
      • Tembelan Besar island
      • Uwi island
      • Mendarik island
      • Benua island
      • Panjantan island
  • Riau Archipelago
  • Lingga Islands
    • Lingga with nearby islands:
      • Alut
    • Singkep with nearby islands:
      • Posik
      • Serak
      • Lalang
    • Sebangka with nearby islands:
      • Senayang
      • Kapas
      • Kentar
      • Mowang
      • Lobam
      • Cempah
    • Bakung
    • Selayar, (Riau Is)
    • Temiang
    • Mesawak

Province of Bangka-Belitung Islands The Riau Islands (Kepulauan Riau (Kepri for short) or sometimes Riau Kepulauan in Bahasa Indonesia) are a province and a group of islands in Indonesia, located south of Singapore, off the eastern coast of Riau province on Sumatra island. ... South Natuna is an archipelago near the northern tip of West Kalimantan province of Indonesia. ... Anambas archipelago (Kepulauan Anambas in Indonesian) is a small archipelago of Indonesia, located in the South China Sea between east and west Malaysia and Kalimantan. ... Natuna Besar (or Great Natuna) is the main island of the Natuna Islands, which are part of the Riau Islands Province, Indonesia. ... Natuna Besar (or Great Natuna) is the main island of the Natuna Islands, which are part of the Riau Islands Province, Indonesia. ... The Riau Islands (Kepulauan Riau (Kepri for short) or sometimes Riau Kepulauan in Bahasa Indonesia) are a province and a group of islands in Indonesia, located south of Singapore, off the eastern coast of Riau province on Sumatra island. ... The Batam island in the Riau Islands Province of Indonesia, known for a free trade zone as a part of the Sijori Growth Triangle, is located 20 km (12. ... Bintan Island or Negeri Segantang Lada is an island of 1,866 square kilometers, and is part of the Riau Islands province of Indonesia. ... Bulan Island or Bulang is the island located 2. ... Galang (Indonesian: Pulau Galang), is a island, 80 sq km located 350 m southeast of Batam[1], belonging to a group of three islands called Barelang. ... Karimun is one of the islands in the Riau Islands province of Indonesia. ... According to ibn Fadlan, the Kündür was an official in the Khazar government under the command of the Khagan Bek. ... Rempang is a island, located 2,5 Km South-East of Batam, 165. ... Port of Jago on the northern coast of Singkep, close to the island of Lingga. ... Lingga Island is the largest and most populated of the Lingga Islands, Indonesia. ... Singkep is an island in the Lingga Archipelago. ... Bangka-Belitung Islands is a province of Indonesia. ...

Bangka Island is an island lying east of Sumatra, Indonesia. ... Belitung, formerly known as Billiton, is an island on the east coast of Sumatra, Indonesia in the Java Sea. ...

Kalimantan

Province of East Kalimantan East Kalimantan (Indonesian: Kalimantan Timur abbrv. ...

Province of South Kalimantan The Derawan Islands (Indonesian: Kepulauan Derawan) are in Kalimantan, East Kalimantan, Indonesia covering Derawan, Sangalaki, Kakaban, Maratua, Panjang, and Samama Island as well as several submerged reefs and small islets, are located in the Sulawesi Sea, on the coastal shelf of East Kalimantan (2°17N - 113°13E). ... Kakaban island is part of the Derawan Islands Kakaban island is part of the Derawan Islands, East Kalimantan, Indonesia. ... Bunyu is an Indonesian island in Kalimantan Timur province. ... Sebatik Island is divided into two parts. ... Tarakan is an island in the Kalimantan Timur province of Indonesia. ... Categories: Indonesia geography stubs | Provinces of Indonesia ...

  • Laut Kecil Islands
    • Matasiri
    • Kalambau
    • Kadapongan
  • Laut Island
  • Sebuku
  • Karamain

Province of Central Kalimantan Laut is an island in the Kota Baru Regency in the Indonesian province of South Kalimantan. ... Central Kalimantan (Indonesian: Kalimantan Tengah often abbreviated to Kalteng) is a province of Indonesia, one of four in Kalimantan - the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo. ...


Province of West Kalimantan West Kalimantan (Indonesian: Kalimantan Barat often abbreviated to Kalbar) is a province of Indonesia. ...

Karimata island The Karimata islands are a chain of small islands off the west coast of Indonesian Borneo, the largest of which is (Pulau) Karimata, being about 20 km across (east-west), and situated at 1°37′ S 108°53′ E. Karimata has an amazing range of ecosystems, from mangroves... Karimata Island The Karimata Islands are a chain of small islands off the west coast of Indonesian Borneo, the largest of which is (Pulau) Karimata, being about 20 km across (east-west), and situated at . ... Bawal is a in Rewari district in the state of Haryana, India. ... Maya Karimata (or just Maya) is an island in the Kalimantan Province, Indonesia. ...

Sulawesi

Province of North Sulawesi Map showing North Sulawesi province in Indonesia North Sulawesi or Sulawesi Utara is a province of Indonesia. ...

  • Talaud Islands
    • Karakelong
    • Salebabu
    • Kaburuang
  • Miangas
  • Sangihe Islands
    • Budike
    • Sangir Besar, aka Sangir Island
    • Kalama Island
    • Karatikang
    • Para Island
    • Siau Island
    • Tahulandang
    • Biaro
    • Talisei
    • Bangka (Sangihe)
  • Nanusa Islands
  • Karakaralong Islands

Province of Central Sulawesi Talaud Islands is a group of islands located north of Sulawesi island in Indonesia. ... Karakelong is the chief island of the Talaud Islands north east of Sulawesi, Indonesia. ... The Sangihe Islands (or Sangi Islands) is a group of islands in northern Indonesia, northeast of Sulawesi in the Celebes Sea, roughly half way between Sulawesi and Mindanao, in the Philippines. ... Siau is an island in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, located in the Sangir Archipelago approximately 130 km (80 miles) off the northern tip of Sulawesi in the Celebes Sea. ... Map of Central Sulawesi province within Indonesia Central Sulawesi (Sulawesi Tengah) is one of Indonesias provinces located in the heart of Sulawesi Island. ...

Province of South Sulawesi The Togian (or Togean) Islands is the name for an archipelago of 56 islands and islets, located in the Gulf of Tomini, off the coast of Sulawesi, Indonesia. ... Banggai Archipelago (Indonesian: Kepulauan Banggai) is a group of islands, which is located at the far eastern end of Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. ... Peleng Island East coast of Sulawesi. ... Banggai or banggai kepulauan is a group of islands, which is located in the far eastern of central sulawesi, is anew established regency after splitting out of Luwuk. ... Map showing South Sulawesi province within Indonesia South Sulawesi (Indonesian: Sulawesi Selatan) is a province of Indonesia, located on Sulawesi island. ...

  • Pabbiring Islands
  • Marasende
  • Doangdoangan Besar
  • Kalukalukuang
  • Dewalakang-Lompo
  • Tanakeke
  • Taka Rewataya
  • Sabalana Islands
  • Tengah Islands
  • Selayar Islands
    • Kambing Island (South Sulawesi)
    • Selayar Island
  • Tambalongang
  • Kayuadi
  • Tanahjampea
  • Kalao
  • Bonerate
  • Takabonerate Islands
  • Macan Islands

Selayar or Saleyer (Indonesian: Kabupaten Selayar, Dutch: Saleijer), an archipelago, part of Sulawesi Selatan (South Celebes) Province, Indonesia. ... Selayar Island is the main island of the Selayar Islands (Kepulauan Selayar). ...

Province of Southeast Sulawesi

  • Tukangbesi Islands
    • Wakatobi
      • Wangiwangi Island,
      • Kambode
      • Kampenane
      • Timor
      • Kaledupa
      • Hoga
      • Linea Island,
      • Tomea
      • Talondano
      • Lineta
      • Binongko
    • Moromaho
    • Cowocowo
    • Kentiole
    • Runduma
    • Anano
    • Karang Kapota atoll
    • Karang Kaledupa atoll
    • Karang Koromaha atoll
    • Karang Kadupa atoll
    • Langkesi islands
  • Wowoni
  • Buton
  • Muna
  • Siumpu
  • Batuata
  • Kabaena
  • Kakabia
  • Karompa Lompo
  • Kalaotoa
  • Bahulu
  • Labengke
  • Padea Besar

Categories: Indonesia geography stubs | Provinces of Indonesia ... Wakatobi is the name of an archipelago located in an area of South Eastern Sulawesi, Indonesia. ... Wowoni is an island in the Banda Sea, Indonesia, off the south east coast of Sulawesi. ... Buton (also Butung or Boeton), is an island in Indonesia just off the southeast peninsula of Sulawesi. ... Muná is a small city in Yucatán state, Mexico, to the south of the state capital of Mérida at 20. ... Kabaena is an island in the Flores Sea, Indonesia, off the coast of Sulawesi. ...

Lesser Sunda Islands

Province of Bali

Province of West Nusa Tenggara This article is about the Indonesian island. ... Bali and the Nusa Penida Islands Nusa Penida is an island southeast of Bali island, Indonesia. ... Map showing West Nusa Tenggara province in Indonesia West Nusa Tenggara (Indonesian: Nusa Tenggara Barat) is a province in south-central Indonesia. ...

Province of East Nusa Tenggara Gunung Rinjani from Gili Trawangan Lombok (1990 pop. ... Sumbawa is an Indonesian island, located in the middle of the Lesser Sunda Islands chain, with Lombok to the west, Flores to the east, and Sumba further to the southeast. ... Sangeang is an island in the Lesser Sunda Islands of Indonesia. ... Map showing East Nusa Tenggara province in Indonesia East Nusa Tenggara (Indonesian: Nusa Tenggara Timur) a province of Indonesia, located in the eastern portion Lesser Sunda Islands, including West Timor. ...

The Alor archipelago is located at the eastern-most end of the chain of islands that runs through southern Indonesia, which from the west include such islands as Java, Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores, Solor and Lomblen. ... Map of the islands of East Nusa Tenggara, including Alor. ... Kehitysyhteistyön palvelukeskus (Service Centre for Development Cooperation), often refered as KEPA, is a service base for nongovernmental organizations in Finland interested in development work and global issues. ... Pantar is the second largest island in the Indonesian Alor archipelago. ... Map of Flores Island Flores (Portuguese for flowers) is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands, an island arc with an estimated area of 14,300 km² extending east from the Java island of Indonesia. ... Komodo is an island of Indonesia, one of the places where the Komodo dragon can be found in the wild. ... Palue Island is an island located north of Flores Island in the Flores Sea. ... (indonesian spelling - Rinca is also used. ... Satellite photo of Roti Map of the islands of East Nusa Tenggara, including Rote. ... // Location Savu (also known as Sawu, Sabu, Sawoe, Havu, Hawu, Hawoe) is situated midway between Sumba and Rote, west of Timor, in Indonesias eastern province, East Nusa Tenggara. ... The Solor Archipelago (Indonesian: Kepulauan Solor) is a group of islands in the Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, to the west of Flores and to the east of the Alor Strait and the Alor Archipelago. ... Adonara is an island in the Lesser Sunda Islands of Indonesia, located east of the larger island of Flores in the Solor Archipelago. ... Pulau Lembata (the island of Lembata), formerly known as Pulau Lomblen, is a volcanic island located next to the islands of Adonara and Solor in the east of Flores. ... Solor is a volcanic island located off the eastern tip of Flores island in the Lesser Sunda Islands of Indonesia. ... The Lesser Sunda Islands; Sumba is in the center Sumba is an island in Indonesia, and is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands. ... Timor is an island at the south end of the Malay Archipelago, divided between the independent state of East Timor, and West Timor, part of the Indonesian province of East Nusa Tenggara with the surface of 11,883 sq mi (30,777 km²). The name is a variant of timur... Map of Timor (island only) West Timor is a political region that comprises the western half of Timor island with the exception of Oecussi-Ambeno district (which is politically part of East Timor) and forms a part of the Indonesian province of Nusa Tenggara Timur, (NTT or East Nusa Tenggara). ...

Maluku

Province of Maluku

  • Buru, former prison island, with nearby islands:
    • Ambelau
  • Gorong archipelago (Kepulauan Gorong)
    • Gorong
    • Manawoka
    • Panjang
  • Watubela archipelago (Kepulauan Watubela)
    • Kasiui
    • Tioor
  • Banda archipelago (Kepulauan Banda)
    • Ay
    • Banana (Pulau Pisang)
    • Banda Naira
    • Batukapal
    • Big Banda (Pulau Banda Besar/Lonthoir)
    • Crab (Pulau Karaka)
    • Hatta (formerly Rozengain island)
    • Manuk
    • Manukang
    • Nailaka
    • Run
    • Saaru
  • Tayandu Islands (also Tayahad), 17 islands
    • Kaimeer
    • Kur Island
    • Manggur
    • Taam
    • Tayandu
    • Walir
  • Kai archipelago (Kepulauan Kai)
    • Big kai (Pulau Kai Besar)
    • Small kai (Pulau Kai Kecil)
    • Kaitanimbar
  • Aru archipelago (Kepulauan Aru), 85 islands (the largest are Warilau, Kola, Wokam, Kobroor, Maikoor and Trangan)
    • Baun
    • Enu
    • Kobroor
    • Kola Island
    • Maikoor
    • Penambulai
    • Trangan
    • Wamar
    • Warilau
    • Wokam
    • Workai
    • Jin Islands (Kepulauan Jin)
  • Tanimbar Islands archipelago (Kepulauan Tanimbar), 66 islands, only 7 inhabited
    • Fordata
    • Larat
    • Maru
    • Molu
    • Nuswotar
    • Selaru
    • Selu
    • Seira
    • Wotap
    • Wuliaru
    • Yamdena
  • Babar Island archipelago (Kepulauan Babar), 6 islands
    • Babar
    • Dai
    • Daweloor
    • Dawera
    • Masela
    • Wetan
  • Sermata archipelago (Kepulauan Sermata)
    • Sermata
    • Coconut (Pulau Kelapa)
    • Luang
  • Leti Islands archipelago (Kepulauan Leti)
    • Kisar
    • Lakor
    • Leti
    • Moa

Small volcanic islands in the Banda Sea This page is about the geography and history of the island group in Indonesia — for the political entities encompassing the islands, see Maluku (Indonesian province) and North Maluku. ... Buru Island (Operational Navigation Chart, 1967) Not for navigational use Buru is an island in the Maluku (Indonesian province) province of Indonesia. ... Seram (formerly Ceram, also called Seran or Serang) is an island in the Maluku province of Indonesia. ... Ceram and Ambon Islands (Operational Navigation Chart, 1967) Not for navigational use Ambon City in 2001, showing heavy damage from fighting Ambon Island is part of the Maluku Islands of Indonesia. ... Categories: Stub | Islands of Indonesia ... The Banda Islands (Indonesian: Kepulauan Banda) are a group of ten small volcanic islands in the Banda Sea, about 140km south of Seram island and about 2000km east of Java, and are part of the Indonesian province of Maluku. ... The Kai Islands (also Kei Islands) of Indonesia are in the south-eastern part of the Maluku Islands, in Maluku province. ... The Aru Islands (also Aroe Islands or Kepulauan Aru) are a group of about 95 low-lying islands in the Maluku province of Indonesia. ... Kobroor is an island in the Aru Islands in the Arafura Sea. ... Maikoor is an island in the Aru Islands in the Arafura Sea. ... Trangan is an island in the Aru Islands in the Arafura Sea. ... Tanahbesar (or Wokam) is one of the four main islands in the Aru Islands in the Arafura Sea. ... The Tanimbar Islands, also called Timor Laut, are a group of about 30 islands in the Maluku province of Indonesia. ... Yamdena is the largest of the Tanimbar Islands in Indonesia. ... Babar island is an island chain in Southern Indonesia. ... The Barat Daya Islands (Kepulauan Barat Daya in Bahasa Indonesia) are a group of islands in the Maluku province of Indonesia. ... Damar can refer to: Damar Island, an island of Indonesia, part of the Barat Daya Islands Damar, Kansas, United States Corat Damar, a character in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Romang Island seen from space Romang is an island, part of Barat Daya Islands in Indonesia, located at , east of Wetar Island. ... Wetar is an island in Indonesias Barat Daya Islands, separated from the Lesser Sunda Islands by the Wetar Strait. ... The Leti Island of Indonesia is part of the Maluku Islands, in southeast Maluku province. ... Bandasee The Banda Sea is the sea of the South Moluccas in Indonesia, technically part of the Pacific Ocean but separated from it by hundreds of islands, as well as the Halmahera and Ceram Seas. ...

  • Nila
  • Serua
  • Teun

The province of North Maluku

  • Bacan, with nearby islands:
    • Kasiruta
    • Kayoa
    • Latalata
    • Mandioli
    • Taneti
  • Morotai, with nearby islands:
  • Rau
  • Gebe Umera, with nearby islands:
    • Yu
  • North Loloda archipelago (Kepulauan Loloda Utara)
    • Dagasuli
    • Doi
  • Widi archipelago (Kepulauan Widi)
  • Obi Islands, with nearby islands:
    • Bisa
    • Gomumu
    • Obilatu
    • Tapat
    • Tobalai
  • Sula archipelago (Kepulauan Sula)
    • Lifamatola
    • Mangole
    • Seho
    • Sulabesi
    • Taliabu

Small volcanic islands in North Maluku Categories: Indonesia geography stubs | Provinces of Indonesia ... Halmahera (also Jilolo or Gilolo) is the largest island in the Maluku Islands. ... Machian (also Makian) is one of the Maluku Islands in Indonesia. ... Morotai Island (695 sq mi/1,800 km²) is an island located in the Halmahera group of eastern Indonesias Maluku Islands (Moluccas). ... A 1720 depiction of Ternate. ... Tidore is an island and town in the Maluku Islands of eastern Indonesia, just west of the larger island of Halmahera. ... Bacan (formerly Bachian or Bachan, Dutch Batjan) is an island in Indonesia. ... Morotai Island (695 sq mi/1,800 km²) is an island located in the Halmahera group of eastern Indonesias Maluku Islands (Moluccas). ... The Obi Islands are a group of islands in the Indonesian province of Maluku. ...

  • Mayu
  • Pisang (North Maluku)
  • Tifore
  • Lawin
  • Boo Islands

New Guinea

Islands on the west of the main New Guinea island


Province of West Papua

610 islands, 35 inhabited Map showing West Papua province in Indonesia Map of West Papua West Papua (Indonesian: Papua Barat; formerly West Irian Jaya or Irian Jaya Barat) is a province of Indonesia on the western end of the island of New Guinea. ...


North of New Guinea Island:

  • Asia Islands archipelago (kepulauan Asia)
    • Fani
    • Igin
    • Miarin
  • Ayu Islands archipelago (kepulauan Ayu)
  • Mapia Islands north of Cenderawasih Bay
    • Bras Island
    • Pegun Island
  • Bantang (Batangpele), with nearby islands:
    • Minyahun
    • Penemu
    • Yar
  • Kabu Islands (kepulauan Kabu)
  • Kalis Islands (kepulauan Kalis)
  • Mansuar, with nearby islands:
    • Kri
  • Raja Ampat archipelago (kepulauan Raja Ampat or Four Kings archipelago): over 1500 islands
    • Batanta
    • Gag
    • Fam Islands (kepulauan Fam)
    • Misool with nearby islands:
      • Babi
      • Daram
      • Ketimkerio
      • Polee
      • Wagmab
      • Walib
      • Warakaraket/Warakaget
    • Nusela Islands (kepulauan Nusela)
    • Rombombo Islands (kepulauan Rombombo) - near Sorong
      • Doom
      • Kabra
      • Tsiof
    • Selawati
    • Waigeo
      • Gam
      • Kawe
      • Me
      • Uranie
      • Wayag
      • Yeben
      • Kofiau
  • Sariga Islands (kepulauan Sariga)
    • Selawati, nearby islands:
    • Batanta
      • Igiem
      • Jefman/Yefman
      • Warir
    • Sayang
    • Su Islands (kepulauan Su)
  • Wai (on the strait of Dampier)
  • Segaf Islands, due south of Misool.
  • Valse Pisang Islands, due east of Misool.

Other islands in West Papua Province: Batanta is an island south of Salawati Island in Papua province, Indonesia. ... Misool is one of the four major islands in the Raja Ampat Islands in West Papua (formerly Irian Jaya), Indonesia. ... Waigeo is an island in West Irian Jaya province of eastern Indonesia. ... Look up gam in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


within Cenderawasih Bay: Cenderawasih Bay (Teluk Cenderawasih) is a large bay in northern Province of Papua, New Guinea, Indonesia, at . ...

  • Auri Islands archipelago (kepulauan Auri)
  • Meos Waar
  • Rumberpon
  • Roon Island
  • Meos Angra

in Sebakor Bay:

in Kamrau Bay: Area: 161,325 km² (62,288 mi²) Population: 69,677 Population density 0. ... The Semai are a semisedentary people living in the center of the Malay Peninsula in Southeast Asia. ...

  • Adi Island (in Kaimana regency)
  • Aduma

Others:

  • Sabuda (near Fatagar Tuting cape)

Province of Papua:

  • Biak Islands (kepulauan Biak aka Schouten archipelago):
    • Biak
    • Padaido Islands (kepulauan Padaido)
    • Numfor
    • Yapen
    • Mios Num
    • Kaipuri
    • Supiori
  • Kumamba Islands (Kepulauan Kumamba)
  • Podena Islands (Kep Podena)
  • Moor Islands archipelago (kepulauan Moor) in Cenderawasih Bay
  • Komoran
  • Yos Sudarso (Dolak, Kimaam, and formerly Frederik-Hendrik Island)

Papua is a province of Indonesia comprising a majority part of the western half of the island of New Guinea and nearby islands (see also Western New Guinea). ... Fishing boats lined up at Kota Biak, Indonesia Biak is a small island located in Cenderawasih Bay near the northern coast of Papua, an Indonesian province, and is just northwest of New Guinea. ... Numfor (also Numfoor) is one of the Biak Islands (formerly Schouten Islands) in Papua province, Indonesia. ... Island Information Land Area : 2278 Sq Km Lat : 1. ... Supiori is an island just west of Biak in the Schouten Islands in Papua province, Indonesia. ... Cenderawasih Bay (Teluk Cenderawasih) is a large bay in northern Province of Papua, New Guinea, Indonesia, at . ... Komoran is an island just south of the much larger Yos Sudarso near the south coast of New Guinea in Papua province, Indonesia. ... Categories: Stub | Islands of Indonesia ...

References

  1. ^ Southern Sumatra Earthquake in 2007, coastal change, GSI

Image File history File links Question_book-3. ...

See also

Indonesia is situated in Southeast Asia, in the Malay Archipelago between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Oceans. ...

External links

"Indonesia counts its islands before it's too late", Antara, May 17, 2007. 

Indonesia Portal
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