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Malaita

Malaita is the largest island of the Malaita Province in Solomon Islands. South Malaita Island, also known as Small Malaita and Maramasike for Areare speakers and Malamweimwei known to more than 80% of the islanders, is the island at the southern ...

Nendo Island

Nendo is the largest of the Santa Cruz Islands, located in the Temotu province of the Solomon Islands. The island is also known as Santa Cruz, Ndeni, Nitendi or Ndende. The name Santa Cruz was given to the island in 1595 by the Spanish navigator ...

Nggela Islands

The Nggela Islands, also known as the Florida Islands, are a small island group in the Central Province of Solomon Islands, a sovereign state in the southwest Pacific Ocean. The chain consists of four large Islands and around 50 smaller Islands. ...

Ramata Island

Ramata Island is a small island about 4 kilometres long and less than 500 metres wide lying just off the New Georgia in the Solomon Islands. The island is served by weekly flights to and from the airport of Ramat. The island is part of the chain ...

Russell Islands

The Russell Islands are two small islands, as well as several islets, of volcanic origin, in the Central Province of Solomon Islands. They are located approximately 48 kilometres northwest of Guadalcanal. The islands are partially covered in coco ...

Santa Cruz Islands

The Santa Cruz Islands are a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean, part of Temotu Province of the Solomon Islands. They lie approximately 250 miles to the southeast of the Solomon Islands Chain. The Santa Cruz Islands lie just north of the archi ...

Savo Island

Savo Island is an island in Solomon Islands in the southwest South Pacific ocean. Administratively, Savo Island is a part of the Central Province of the Solomon Islands. It is about 35 km from the capital Honiara. The principal village is Alialia ...

South Malaita Island

Brief Information on First settlers: Original story Malaita MwalamwaimweiSmall rooted returning from the waves of migration as first settlers on earth, to reach the coastal shores Mwalamwaimwei, discover the country and its heritage. Flow of the ...

Vanikoro

Vanikoro is an island in the Santa Cruz group, located 118 kilometres to the Southeast of the main Santa Cruz group. It is part of the Temotu Province of the Solomon Islands. Rather the name is always used as if it referred to one island, because ...

Zeila Archipelago

The Saad ad-Din Islands, also Romanized as Saad-ed-din and known as the Zeila Archipelago, are group of islands off the northern coast of Somaliland. They are situated near the ancient city of Zeila. Archipelago Zeila consists of six small Island ...

St. Croix Island (Algoa Bay)

St. Croix Island at 33°47′58″S 25°46′11″E is 3.9 km from the nearest land and rises to 59 m. The BirdLife fact sheet states the 12 ha island is only 58 m above sea level. It adds that the island is rocky and" supports minimal vegetation”. The isl ...

Cheongsando

Cheongsando is an island off the south coast of the Republic of Korea, being the main island of Cheongsan-myeon, Wando County, South Jeolla Province. Accompanied by the four inhabited islands of Daemodo, Somodo, Yeoseodo, and Jangdo and several u ...

Ganghwa Island

Ganghwa Island, also known by its native name Ganghwado, is a South Korean island in the estuary of the Han River. It lies in the Yellow Sea off Koreas west coast, separated from Gimpo on the South Korean mainland by a narrow channel spanned by t ...

Saltes Island

Saltes Island is a small fluvial island located in the Huelva River estuary in the province of Huelva, Andalusia, Spain. The island is part of the Odiel Marshes biosphere reserve.

San Antonio Island

San Antonio Island is an island located in the eastern part of the Ebro Delta, belonging to the municipality of Deltebre, Catalonia, Spain. The island has an area of approximately 140 hectares. The island consists of dunes and swamps and were ver ...

Isla del Trocadero

The island has an area of 5.25 km² and lies in the southern part of the Bay of Cadiz, southwest of Puerto Real village. On the North of the island is crossed by the Spanish national N443 highway that goes from Puerto real to Cadiz. District Polig ...

Iranaitivu

Iranaitivu is an island of Sri Lanka, located in the Gulf of Mannar and part of Kilinochchi District within the Northern Province. The site of a Sri Lanka Armed Forces base since 1992, the island is being repopulated by former inhabitants, who be ...

Puliyanthivu

Puliyanthivu is an island of Sri Lanka and part of Batticaloa town. It has important infrastructures such as government buildings, banks, schools, religious worship places and historical importance places, notably Batticaloa Fort.

Pungudutivu

Pungudutivu is a small island composed of number villages that is just west of the Jaffna Peninsula in Sri Lankan Tamil dominated Northern Province. It is divided into 12 wards internally, each corresponding a major settlement. The island was nam ...

Velanai Island

Velanai Island, also known as Leiden in Dutch, is a small island off the coast of Jaffna Peninsula in the North of Sri Lanka. There are number of villages within the island such as Allaipiddy, Mankumpan, Velanai, Saravanai, Puliyankoodal, Suruvil ...

Kashani Island

Kashani Island is a small uninhabited island located close to the shore of the Tanzanian island of Pemba. The Island is merely 300 meters long and 1 kilometer wide, and is known mainly for the snorkeling spots around it. Estimated terrain elevati ...

Tumbatu

Tumbatu Island is the third-largest island making up the Zanzibar Archipelago, part of Tanzania in East Africa. The island is located off the north-west coast of Zanzibars main island, also known as Unguja. Wedge island is located 8 km 5.0 Mi lon ...

Vundwe Island

Vundwe Island is a small uninhabited island in Tanzania. The islet is part of the Zanzibar Archipelago, and is located near the southwestern coast of Unguja. It lies only 300 m south of Uzi Island and it has an area of 1.4 km 2. Its elevation is ...

Kenutu

Kenutu Island is a privately owned island of the coast of Vavau Island that belongs to the Kingdom of Tonga. This island is owned by the Afuhaamango Family. Afuhaamango was gifted the island as a token of appreciation from the King of Tonga after ...

Galite Islands

The Galite Islands are a rocky group of islands of volcanic origin that belong to Bizerte Governorate, northern Tunisia. They are located 38 kilometres northwest of Cape Serrat, the closest point of the Tunisian mainland coast, from which they ar ...

Kerkennah Islands

Kerkennah Islands are a group of islands lying off the east coast of Tunisia in the Gulf of Gabes, at 34°42′N 11°11′E. The Islands are low-lying, being no more than 13 metres above sea level. The main islands are Chergui and Gharbi. The archipela ...

Adır Island

Adır Island or Lim Island, is an island in Lake Van. During the Armenian genocide upwards of 12.000 Armenian women and children, crossed to the isle over a period of three days while a few dozen men covered their retreat from Hamidiye regiments. ...

Akça

Akça is a Turkish island shaped like a shellfish near the biggest city of the Turkish Aegean coast Izmir. It is an uninhabited island and there are only bushes on the island. It is situated between Arap Islands, Yassıca Island, Çiçek Islands, Kor ...

Akoğlu Island

Akoğlu Island is a Turkish islet in the Aegean Sea. The island is a group of Islands Ayvalı 39°2059"North latitude 26°4250"E. It has had several names in history, such as Armutçuk, kedI, Kopanos and Vrachonisida. Its dimensions are 78 x 57 260 m ...

Arap Islet

Arap Islet is an uninhabited island of Turkey. According to Turkish Atlas it is situated on the borderline of Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea. Administratively it is a part of Marmaris ilçe of Muğla Province at 36°39′5″N 28°8′48″E. It is ver ...

Arginusae

In classical antiquity, the Arginusae were three islands off the Dikili Peninsula on the coast of modern-day Turkey, famous as the site of the Battle of Arginusae. They were also collectively referred to as Canaea after the city of Canae on the l ...

Aydıncık Islands

Aydıncık Islands are two small Mediterranean islands in Turkey. Their former name was Gilindire, which comes from the name of the former Roman port Kelenderis which is now Aydıncık. They face district Center Aydincik ilçe in Mersin province. Thei ...

Boğsak Islet

The 7 hectares 17 acres islet is located 200 metres 660 ft off shore from the main land facing a small settlement with the same name. Administratively it is a part of Imamusağı village of Silifke district which is a part of Mersin Province. It is ...

Bozyazı Island

Bozyazı Island is a small Mediterranean island in Turkey. The Isle of faces ilçe Bozyazı district of Mersin province at 36°0545"N and 32°5833"E. its distance to shore is just 200 meters, 660 feet, and in 1982 the road was built between the mainla ...

Buyuk Ada

Buyuk Ada is the largest island which can be seen from the town center of Karaburun town in Izmir, Turkey. For the island near Istanbul, see Buyukada.

Buyuk Ilyosta Island

Buyuk Ilyosta Island)is an Aegean island of Turkey. The name of the island is a corrupt form of a Greek name Eleos. The island is 39°1936"N 26°3214"E is part of the Ayvalık ilçe district of the balıkesir province. Although the name of the island ...

Buyuk Maden Island

Buyuk Maden Iland is an Aegean island of Turkey Island 39°23 North latitude 26°35E is part of the Ayvalık ilçe district of the balıkesir province. Its between the Cunda island and the island of Maden Kuçuk. Currently the island is uninhabited. He ...

Çatalada

Çatalada, a.k.a. Çatal Ada, is a Turkish island located in the Aegean Sea, 3 miles off the town Turgutreis, west of Bodrum peninsula in southwestern Turkey. An island with three conical hills, its name means literally "fork island". In the past h ...

Çelebi Island

Çelebi Island is an Aegean Island in Turkey. The island at the temperature of 37°0029"N 27°2134"e-part of the Bodrum district of the Mugla province ilçe. It is located in the heart of the Bay in front of Bitez. Its distance to Bodrum is 7 km 4.3 ...

Çiçek Island

Çiçek Island is an Aegean island of Turkey. It is in Edremit Gulf at 39°22′35″N 26°45′57″E and administratively a part of Ayvalık ilçe of Balıkesir Province. Its distance to the nearest point on the mainland is about 500 metres. The surface area ...

Çıplak Island

Çıplak Island is an Aegean island of Turkey. The island is 39°1713"N 26°3530"E is part of the Ayvalık ilçe district of the balıkesir province. Distance to mainland Anatolia is 800 metres 2.600 feet. With an area of 230 hectares, 570 acres, it is ...

Dana Island

Dana Adası lies parallel to south coast of Turkey at 36°11′N 33°46′E in the province of Mersin. The distance from the shore is 2.5 km. ≈ 1.55 mi or 1.35 nmi The passage between the main land and the island which is known as Kargıcak strait is a c ...

Domuz Island

Domuz Island Turkish: Domuz Adası, literally "Pig Island") is a Mediterranean island of Turkey. The island was popularly named after wild boars which were thought to live in the island.

Esek Island

Esek Island, also known as Kara Island, Goni Adasi or Donkey Island, is an island to the north of Çesme in Izmir Province of Turkey. Located on the east side of the Chios Strait opposite the Greek island of Chios, it is the largest of a group of ...

Fener Island

Fener Island is a Marmara island of Turkey. The island is to the east of Kapıdağ Peninsula at 40°27′29″N 28°04′05″E. Administratively it is a part of Bandırma ilçe of Balıkesir Province. It is a long and narrow island in north west to south east ...

Garip Island

Garip Island is a small island off the coast of Dikili ilçe in Izmir Province, Turkey. It is one of two small islands, together called the Garip Islands, at the cut point of Dikilis Bademli Bay. Both islands face the Greek island of Lesbos. Islan ...

Gemiler Island

Gemiler Island is an island located off the coast of Turkey near the city of Fethiye. On the island are the remains of several churches built between the fourth and sixth centuries AD, along with a variety of associated buildings. Archaeologists ...

Gocek Island

Gocek Island is a Mediterranean island of Turkey. Administratively the island is part of the ilçe district Fethiye of Mugla province at 36°4336"n, 28°5621"East longitude of the island of Gocek threatens tourist town and small port. The island is ...

Gorecek Island

Gorecek Island is an Aegean island of Turkey. The island is part of Bodrum ilçe district of Mugla province at 36°5946"N 27°2304"E. It is more or less rectangular island, where the longest size from North to South is more than 1 km 0.62 mi. Its ar ...

Guvercin Islet

Guvercin Islet is a Mediterranean islet of Turkey. It is a part of Silifke ilçe of Mersin Province. It is at 36°14′38″N 33°48′38″E and situated about 200 metres to main land. The islet is quite small, only 3.000 square metres. There are ruins of ...