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Awashima Island, Niigata

Awashima is an island in the Sea of Japan. The island is located approximately 30 kilometres west of the city of Murakami in northern Niigata Prefecture. Awashima administrative village Awashimaura under Iwafune district, Niigata Prefecture. Star ...

Furugelm Island

Furugelm Island is an island in the southwest part of Peter the Great Gulf in the Sea of Japan, 110 km southwest of Vladivostok. It belongs to Khasansky District of Primorsky Krai, Russia.

Lisy Island

Lisy or Lisy Island is small uninhabited island near Nakhodka city in Nakhodka Bay. Fox island protects the Bay especially in the Western part of the Bay from the open sea waves. Fox close to one kilometer from the oil port of Nakhodka.

Skrebtsov island

Skrebtsova Island, popularly known as Kovrizhka, is an island in the Amur Bay, Sea of Japan, 2 km north-west of the coast of Vladivostok. Named in 1863 in honor of M. L. Skrebtsova who participated in hydrographic research of Peter the Great.

Tobishima, Yamagata

Tobishima, is an inhabited island located in the Sea of Japan, administered part of Sakata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. The island, 2.75 km² in area, had 275 inhabitants as of 2005. The island has no airport, and access is normally by ferry to th ...

Tsunoshima

Tsunoshima is an island located in the Sea of Japan. Located in the north west of Yamaguchi Prefecture, it is a part of Shimonoseki city. The island has an area of 4.1 square kilometers and has a coastline of 17.1 kilometres. The island consists ...

Usando

Usan-do is a historical name for an island in the East Sea described in Korean records. It was part of the ancient state of Usan-guk, but its exact identity is disputed. It may refer to: Jukdo, a Korean island 4 km east of Ulleungdo. Ulleungdo. ( ...

Antsiferov Island

Antsiferov Island is an uninhabited volcanic island located in the northern Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Its former Japanese name is derived from the Ainu language for "place of tall waves". Its neares ...

Atlasov Island

Atlasov Island, known in Russian as Ostrov Atlasova, or in Japanese as Araido, is the northernmost island and volcano and also the highest volcano of the Kuril islands, part of the Sakhalin Oblast in Russia. The Russian name is sometimes rendered ...

Bolshoy Shantar Island

Bolshoy Shantar is an island in the Sea of Okhotsk, Russia. It is the main island of the Shantar Islands. Its area is 1766 km². It is about 72 km in length and 49 km in width. It has a large brackish lake on its north side which is connected to t ...

Broutona

Broutona is an uninhabited volcanic island located near the northern end of the southern Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Its name is derived from William Robert Broughton, a British ship captain who chart ...

Chirinkotan

Chirinkotan is an uninhabited volcanic island located in the centre of the Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Its name is derived from the Ainu language for "mudslide". It is located 3 kilometres west of Eka ...

Ekarma

Ekarma is an uninhabited volcanic island near the center of the Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean, separated from Shiashkotan by the Ekarma Strait. Its name is derived from the Ainu language, from" safe anch ...

Iony Island

Iony Island is the only island in the Sea of Okhotsk that is located in the open sea. All other islands in the Okhotsk Sea are either coastal islands or they belong to the Kuril island chain. It is 1.6 km 1 mi in length and 850 m 0.53 mi wide and ...

Ivyinichaman

This relatively flat island is 1.35 km long and 0.4 km wide. It is located off the eastern coast of Penzhina Bay, separated from the continental shore by a 0.6 km wide sound. Administratively it belongs to the Kamchatka Krai. Konus Island is loca ...

Kamen Opasnosti

Kamen Opasnosti is located around 14 kilometres 8.7 mi southeast of Cape Crillon, the southernmost point of Sakhalin island. This is a small group of bare rocks, devoid of vegetation. Its length is 150 metres 490 ft, a width of 50 metres, 160 met ...

Ketoy

Ketoy is an uninhabited volcanic island located in the centre of the Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Its name is derived from the Ainu language for "skeleton" or "bad".

Konus Island

Konus Island is 1.3 km long and 0.7 km wide. It is located off the eastern coast of Penzhina Bay, separated from the continental shore by a 3 km-wide sound. Administratively, it belongs to the Kamchatka Krai. Ivyinichaman Island Ивиньичаман is lo ...

Makanrushi

Makanrushi is an uninhabited volcanic island located near the northern end of the Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Its name is derived from the Ainu language.

Maly Shantar Island

Maly Shantar Island is a small, narrow island in the northwestern Sea of Okhotsk, one of the Shantar Islands.

Prokofyeva Island

Prokofyeva is a small island in the Sea of Okhotsk. It is one of the Shantar Islands. It lies to the northeast of Bolshoy Shantar Island.

Ptichy Island (Kamchatka Krai)

Ptichy Island is a small island in the Sea of Okhotsk. It lies close to the mainland off the western coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula.

Raikoke

Raikoke, also spelled Raykoke, is, as of 2019 an uninhabited volcanic island near the centre of the Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean, 16 kilometres distant from the island of Matua. Its name is derived from ...

Rasshua

Rasshua, is an uninhabited volcanic island near the center of the Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean, 16 kilometres from Ushishir and 30 kilometres southwest of Matua. Its name is derived from the Ainu langua ...

Rovny Island

Rovnyy Island is 2.2 km long and 1.4 km wide. It is located off the eastern coast of the Penzhina Bay, separated from the continental shore by a 6.8 km wide sound. Administratively it belongs to the Kamchatka Krai.

Trety Island

Trety Island or Treti Island is a relatively large island in the western shores of the Shelikhov Bay, at the northern end of the Sea of Okhotsk. It is located 4 km to the south of a peninsula that encloses a small bay in an area that is largely u ...

Tyuleny Island (Sea of Okhotsk)

Tyuleny Island is a small island in the Sea of Okhotsk, just east of Russias Sakhalin island, Northeast Asia. It is also called Kaihyo Island.

Ush Island

Ush Island is an island in the northern coast of Sakhalin. Ush Island is located between a shallow bay and the Sea of Okhotsk, at the mouth of the Sakhalin Gulf. Ush island stretches from East to West. It is 14 km in length and average width of 2 ...

Ushishir

Ushishir is an uninhabited volcanic island located in the centre of the Kuril Islands chain in the Sea of Okhotsk in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Its name is derived from the Ainu language for "hot spring".

Zelyony Island (Kuril Islands)

Zelyony Russian: Зелёный is an uninhabited island in the Kuril Island chain, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia. Although it is administered by Russia and had been previously by the Soviet Union, it has been claimed by Japan since 1945.

Awaji Island

Awaji Island is an island in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, in the eastern part of the Seto Inland Sea between the islands of Honshū and Shikoku. The island has an area of 592.17 square kilometres. It is the largest island of the Seto Inland Sea. As a ...

Manabeshima

Manabeshima is an island in the Seto Inland Sea, part of the municipality of Kasaoka, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. The island has an area of 1.49 kilometres and is one of the seven inhabited islands of the Kasaoka Islands group. The islands main co ...

Shōdoshima

Shōdo Island is an island located in the Inland Sea of Japan. The name means literally "Island of Small Beans". There are two towns on the island: Tonoshō and Shōdoshima, comprising the district of Shōzu. The island is famous as a place for the n ...

Wanzai, Small Hengqin and Great Hengqin islands

Wanzai, Small Hengqin and Great Hengqin were three Chinese islands located to the west of the Macau Peninsula and the Macau islands of Taipa and Coloane. They were inhabited by very small Chinese population in its early history and have since bee ...

Middle Rocks

The Middle Rocks are two uninhabited small rocks separated by 250 metres of open water located at the eastern opening of the Strait of Singapore on the western edge of the South China Sea. On 23 May 2008, the International Court of Justice held, ...

Nanri Island

Nanri Island, Nanjisu, Nanjih, historically known as Nanni Shan and Nanri Shan, is a small island off the coast of China. Nanri Town is an administrative unit of Xiuyu District, Putian, Fujian, Peoples Republic of China which includes 111 islands ...

Shangchuan Island

Shangchuan Island is the main island of Chuanshan Archipelago on the southern coast of Guangdong, China. Its name originated from São João. Administratively, it is part of Chuandao 川岛镇, Taishan. Located 14 km from the mainland it is the larges ...

Xiachuan Island

Xiachuan Island is an island of the South China Sea, on the southern coast of China, part of the Guangdong province.

Amtaedo

Amtaedo is the sixth largest island in Sinan County, South Jeolla Province, South Korea. The island lies in the Yellow Sea about 25 km west of Mokpo, South Jeolla Province, South Korea. The highest peak on Amtaedo is Seungbong mountain, which sta ...

Changhai County

Changhai County is a district under the administration of Dalian, in Liaoning province, China. Formerly known in the Western world as the Elliot Islands, it consists of several islands in the Yellow Sea and is located offshore of the Liaodong Pen ...

Hauido

Haui-do is an island off the South Korean coast in the Yellow Sea, part of Sinan County in Jeollanam-do province. Its name means a lotus floating on water and although it is an island by name, it actually comprises 56 separate islands, only nine ...

Jebudo

Jebudo is an island in South Korea, located in Jebu-ri, Seosin-myeon, Hwaseong-si, Gyeonggi-do. It is connected to Songgyo-ri, Seosin-myeon, Hwaseong-si, Gyeonggi-do by a two-lane road, but it is impassable twice a day for three to four hours, du ...

Yeongheungdo

Yeongheung Island is an island in the Yellow Sea, within the municipal borders of Incheon metropolitan city. It has a population of roughly 4000 people and an area of 23.46 km². The island is connected by road to neighbouring Seonjae-do by the 1. ...

Amerasia Basin

The Amerasia Basin, or Amerasian Basin, is one of the two major basins from which the Arctic Ocean can be subdivided. The triangular-shaped Amerasia Basin broadly extends from the Canadian Arctic Islands to the East Siberian Sea, and from Alaska ...

Arctic Basin

The Arctic Basin is an oceanic basin in the Arctic Ocean, consisting of two main parts separated by the Lomonosov Ridge, a mid-ocean ridge running between north Greenland and the New Siberian Islands. The basin is bordered by the continental shel ...

West Caroline Basin

The West Caroline Basin is bordered by the islands and banks of Melanesia to the north and west, including the Caroline and Palau islands, and to the east the Eauripik Rise separates it from the East Caroline Basin. Its depth lies between 4.000–5 ...

Alpha Ridge

The Alpha Ridge is a major volcanic ridge under the Arctic Ocean between the Canada Basin and the Lomonosov Ridge. It was active during the formation of the Amerasian Basin. It was discovered in 1963. The highest elevation is about 2.700 m over t ...

DEntrecasteaux Ridge

The dEntrecasteaux Ridge is a double oceanic ridge in the south-west Pacific Ocean, north of New Caledonia and west of Vanuatu Islands. It forms the northern extension of the New Caledonia–Loyalty Islands arc, and is now actively subducting under ...

Pacific-Farallon Ridge

The Pacific-Farallon Ridge was a spreading ridge during the late Cretaceous that extended 10.000 km in length and separated the Pacific Plate to the west and the Farallon Plate to the east. It ran south from the Pacific-Farallon-Kula triple junct ...

The Bitches

The Bitches are a tidal race and set of rocks between Ramsey Island and the west Welsh coastline near St Davids. They are a popular tourist destination and a playspot for extreme sports enthusiasts such as whitewater kayakers and surfers.