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Islands of the Southern Ocean

The Southern Ocean is the expanse of ocean surrounding Antarctica. Although not a widely familiar name, it identifies a region that is distinct in many ways from the more hospitable Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans to the north.

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands are two groups of sub-Antarctic islands of the Southern Ocean east of the southern tip of South America, north of Antarctica.

French Southern and Antarctic Lands are a group of islands of the Southern Ocean, about equidistant between Africa, Antarctica, and Australia along with a narrow strip of Antarctica, known as Adelie land.

Bouvet Island is an uninhabited 58.5 sq km volcanic, mostly inaccessible, island in the Southern Ocean, south-southwest of the Cape Town.

Heard Island and McDonald Islands are uninhabited, barren, sub-Antarctic islands in the Southern Ocean, far due south of India and roughly 200 miles southeast of Kerguelen of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands.

New Zealand's Subantarctic Islands lie far to the south of Stewart Island and are five groups of uninhabited and windswept islands of the Southern Ocean.

Marion Island and Prince Edward Island are two islands of the Southern Ocean, south of – and territory of – South Africa.

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