Kao, Indonesia

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Kao
Town
Kao is located in Halmahera
Kao
Kao
Location of the town in Halmahera
Kao is located in Indonesia
Kao
Kao
Location of the town in Indonesia
Coordinates: 1°10′22″N 127°53′55″E / 1.17278°N 127.89861°E / 1.17278; 127.89861Coordinates: 1°10′22″N 127°53′55″E / 1.17278°N 127.89861°E / 1.17278; 127.89861
Country Indonesia
Province North Maluku
Island Halmahera
Regency North Halmahera
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)

Kao is a small coastal town on the eastern Indonesian island of Halmahera. It is located in the North Halmahera Regency, part of the province of North Maluku. It is connected by a coastal road to Tobelo, about an hour's drive to the north. Kao cemetery is located to the northwest of the town. During World War II, a Japanese military base was located at Kao Bay.[1]

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