List of islands in the South China Sea


List of islands in the South China Sea

Islands in the South China Sea includes the South China Sea Islands (Spratly Islands, Pratas Islands, Paracel Islands and Macclesfield Bank), islands on the China coast, on the Vietnam coast, on the Borneo coast, and the peripheral islands of Taiwan, the Philippines, etc.Expand list|date=August 2008

outh China Sea Islands

*Pratas Islands (administered as part of Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Republic of China)
*Macclesfield Bank
*Spratly Islands
**Itu Aba (Taiping) (administered as part of Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Republic of China)
**West York Island (Philippines)
*Paracel Islands
**Woody Island (People's Republic of China)
**Duncan Island

Islands in the Taiwan Strait

*Amoy (Fujian Province, mainland China)
*Quemoy (Fuchien Province, Republic of China (Taiwan))
*Pescadores (Taiwan Province, Republic of China (Taiwan))

Islands on the southern coast of China

Islands of Guangdong

*Shangchuan Island
*Xiachuan Island
*Hengqin
*Wanshan Archipelago

Islands of Hong Kong

*Lantau
*Hong Kong Island
*Po Toi Islands
*Cheung Chau"see Islands and Peninsulas of Hong Kong" for a full list.

Islands of Macau

*Ilha Verde"Ilha Verde is connected to Macao Peninsula as a result of land reclamation.
*Ilha de Coloane
*Ilha da Taipa"Coloane and Taipa are connected as a result of land reclamation."

Islands of Guangxi

*Weizhou and Xieyang Islands

Islands of Hainan

*Hainan
*Qizhou Liedao

Islands on the eastern coast of Vietnam

*Con Dao
*Cu Lao Cham
*Bach Long Vi

Islands in the Gulf of Thailand

*Ko Chang (Thailand)
*Ko Kham (Thailand)
*Ko Mak (Thailand)
*Ko Pha Ngan (Thailand)
*Ko Samui (Thailand)
*Ko Tao (Thailand)
*Koh Tang (Cambodia)
*Dao Phu Quoc (Vietnam)

Islands on the coast of Malay Peninsula

*Tioman Island (Malaysia)
*Redang Island (Malaysia)
*Perhentian Islands (Malaysia)
*Pedra Branca (Singapore)

Islands of Indonesia

*Batam Island
*Galang Island
*Lingga Islands
*Natuna Islands
*Riau Archipelago

Islands on the coast of Borneo

*Labuan (Malaysia)
* Pulau Tiga (Malaysia)

Islands on the western coast of the Philippines

*Batanes
*Luzon
*Mindoro
*Palawan
*Sombrero Island, Batangas
*Tingloy, Batangas

ee also

*List of islands
*List of islands in the Arctic Ocean
*List of islands in the Atlantic Ocean
*List of islands in the Caribbean
*List of islands in the Indian Ocean
*List of islands in the East China Sea
*List of islands of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean
*List of islands of Asia
*List of islands of Hong Kong
*List of islands of the People's Republic of China
*List of islands of the Republic of China


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