Top 10 Largest Islands of the World
|S. N.||Island||Area (sq.mi)||Location|
|2||New Guinea||3,03,381||Southwest Pacific|
|5||Baffin Island*||1,95,928||North Atlantic|
|6||Sumatra||1,71,069||Northeast Indian Ocean|
|7||Honshu||87,200||Sea of Japan-Pacific|
|8||Victoria Island*||83,897||Arctic Ocean|
|9||Great Britain||80,823||off coast of NW Europe|
Source : http://islands.unep.ch/Tiarea.htm
Note: Mainland, including area of inland water, but excluding offshore islands.
*"Atlas of Canada - Sea Islands". Atlas.nrcan.gc.ca. 2009-08-12.
Australia is regarded as a continental land mass rather than an island
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Last Updated Date: March 10, 2017
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