Jambongan Island

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Jambongan Island
Jambongan Island seen from satellite
Jambongan Island seen from satellite
Location of Jambongan Island in Sulu Sea
Location of Jambongan Island in Sulu Sea
Jambongan Island is located in Borneo Topography
Jambongan Island
Jambongan Island
Location of Jambongan Island in Sulu Sea
Coordinates: 6°41′0″N 117°25′0″E / 6.68333°N 117.41667°E / 6.68333; 117.41667
Country  Malaysia
State  Sabah

Jambongan Island is located on the northern coast of Sabah in Malaysia. It is one of the largest island in Sabah located in Teluk Paitan (Paitan Bay) in the Sandakan Division. Jambongan town is located on the south-east of the island. The highest point on the island is Buli Gantungan Hill, at a height of 156 metres.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sailing Directions (Enroute) - Borneo, Jawa, Sulawesi and NUsa Tenggara, United States Navy Publication 163, Sector 10 No. 10.67, 2002; accessed 6 February 2012

Coordinates: 6°41′N 117°25′E / 6.683°N 117.417°E / 6.683; 117.417