Tabawan Island

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Tabawan
Location of Tabawan Island in Darvel Bay
Location of Tabawan Island in Darvel Bay
Tabawan is located in Borneo Topography
Tabawan
Tabawan
Location of Tabawan Island in Darvel Bay
Coordinates: 4°48′0″N 118°23′0″E / 4.80000°N 118.38333°E / 4.80000; 118.38333
Country  Malaysia
State  Sabah

Tabawan Island, Tabauawan or Pulau Tabauwan is the highest and largest of a group of heavily wooded islands lying in the southwest quadrant of Darvel Bay (Teluk Lahad Datu), Sabah. It has dual volcanic peaks, and is 275 metres at its highest point. On the south side of the island there is a small bay, or inlet, quite deep, at 25 to 35 metres. It is about 7.25 kilometres from Sebatik Island, which lies to the southeast.

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Coordinates: 4°48′N 118°23′E / 4.800°N 118.383°E / 4.800; 118.383