Lingga Island

Lingga Island is the largest and most populated of the Lingga Islands, Indonesia. It has an area of 889 square kilometres (343 sq mi). It is located south of the Riau Islands off the east coast of Sumatra. The other major island of the archipelago is Singkep.

Main Islands of Riau Islands Province
Riau Archipelago:
  • Bintan Group: Bintan
  • Mapur
  • Gin Besar
  • Mantang
  • Dompak
  • Telan Besar
  • Senjolong
  • Loban
  • Angkut
  • Empuru
  • Penyegat
  • Barelang Group: Batam-Rempang-Galang
  • Galang Baru
  • Subangmas
  • Belakang Padang
  • Sambu
  • Manis
  • Bulan
  • Pemping
  • Kepala Jernih
  • Terong
  • Karimun Group: Great Karimun
  • Combol-Citlim
  • Sugi
  • Moro
  • Durian
  • Kundur
  • Little Karimun
  • Sanglar
  • Durai
  • Asam
  • Bela
  • Papan-Buru-Parit
Natuna Islands:
  • Great Natuna
  • South Natuna Archipelago
  • Tambelan Archipelago
Anambas Islands:
  • Tarempa
  • Matak
  • Jemaja Andriabu
Lingga Islands:
  • Lingga
  • Singkep
  • Sebangka
  • Bakung
  • Selayar
  • Posik
  • Serak
  • Lalang
  • Temiang
  • Mesawak
  • Petong
  • Abang Besar

Coordinates: 0°10′S 104°39′E / 0.167°S 104.65°E / -0.167; 104.65

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