Tanimbar Islands
geographical name islands Indonesia in SE Moluccas ENE of Timor population 50,000

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  • List of islands of Indonesia — Map of Indonesia This is a list of islands of Indonesian Archipelago. Indonesia comprises 17,508 18,306 islands and 8,844 that have been named according to estimates made by the Government of Indonesia, with 922 of those permanently inhabited.[1] …   Wikipedia

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