Islands of the Indian Ocean
The islands of the Indian Ocean are a varied collection, including many of the smallest territories and one of the largest island nations. Many hug the coastlines of continents; others must be sought out hundreds of miles from any other land.
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Christmas Island is one of the islands of the Indian Ocean, south of
and some distance northwest of
, of which it is a territory.
For the island in Costa Rica, see
Cocos Island National Park
. The Cocos Islands is in the middle of the Indian Ocean some 2,750km north-west of
, and 900km west south-west of
Tromelin Island is a minor one of the islands of the Indian Ocean, approximately 500 miles east of
and 500 miles north of
Île Saint-Paul is a small, volcanic outcrop in the deep Indian ocean, located at approximately 38'42" and 77'32", about 85 kilometres south-west of Île Amsterdam.
British Indian Ocean Territory
The British Indian Ocean Territory is unsurprisingly among the islands of the Indian Ocean, south of
, about halfway between
Europa Island is nowhere near
. It is a small atoll off
, about halfway between southern
The Gloriosos Islands are a small atoll in the Indian Ocean off
Juan de Nova Island
Juan de Nova Island is an island in the Indian Ocean off
, about one-third of the way from
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Islands of the Indian Ocean Resources
Islands of the Indian Ocean – Mapcarta
List of islands in the Indian Ocean – Wikipedia
Islands of the Indian Ocean – Wikivoyage
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