Shortland Islands
geographical name islands W Pacific in the Solomons off S end of Bougainville

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  • Shortland Islands — The Shortland Islands are group of islands belonging to the Western Province of the Solomon Islands, at coord|6.9166667|S|155.8833333|E|. They lie in the extreme northwest of the country s territory, close to the island of Bougainville, Papua New …   Wikipedia

  • Shortland Islands — ▪ islands, Solomon Islands       volcanic island group, northwestern Solomon Islands, southwestern Pacific Ocean, just southeast of Bougainville Island, P.N.G. The group s two largest islands are Shortland (or Alu), which has an area of 10 by 8… …   Universalium

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  • Shortland Island — w1 Alu (Shortland Island) Satellitenbild der Insel Gewässer Pazifischer Ozean Inselgruppe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Duff Islands — The Duff Islands (Pileni Taumako) are a small island group lying to the northeast of the Santa Cruz Islands in the Solomon Islands province of Temotu. They are also sometimes known as the Wilson Islands …   Wikipedia

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