Category:Komodo (island)

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Komodo Island north aerial.jpg
Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg  Wikipedia
Instance of island,
human settlement
Part of Lesser Sunda Islands
LocationEast Nusa Tenggara Province, Indonesia
  • 2,000
  • 390 square kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 8 metre
Authority control

8° 36′ 00″ S, 119° 30′ 00″ E

Blue pencil.svg
English: Komodo is one of the 17,508 islands that make up the Republic of Indonesia. The island is particularly notable as the natural habitat of the Komodo dragon, the largest lizard on earth and consequently named after the island. Komodo Island has a surface area of 390 km² and a permanent population of over 2,000. The inhabitants of the island are descendants of former convicts who were exiled to the island and who have mixed with Bugis from Sulawesi. The population are primarily adherents of Islam but there are also Christian and Hindu congregations.
Bahasa Indonesia: Pulau Komodo adalah sebuah pulau yang terletak di Kepulauan Nusa Tenggara. Pulau Komodo dikenal sebagai habitat asli hewan komodo. Pulau ini juga merupakan kawasan Taman Nasional Komodo yang dikelola oleh Pemerintah Pusat. Pulau Komodo berada di sebelah timur Pulau Sumbawa, yang dipisahkan oleh Selat Sape.


This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.




Media in category "Komodo (island)"

The following 29 files are in this category, out of 29 total.