Bagaman Island

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Bagaman Island
Nickname: Stanton Island
Calvados Chain (Landsat).JPG
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Bagaman Island is located in Papua New Guinea
Bagaman Island
Bagaman Island
Geography
Location Oceania
Coordinates 11°08′S 152°41′E / 11.133°S 152.683°E / -11.133; 152.683Coordinates: 11°08′S 152°41′E / 11.133°S 152.683°E / -11.133; 152.683[1]
Archipelago Louisiade Archipelago
Adjacent bodies of water Solomon Sea
Total islands 1
Major islands
  • Bagaman
Area 7.45 km2 (2.88 sq mi)
Highest elevation 220 m (720 ft)
Highest point Mount Bagaman
Administration
Province  Milne Bay
District Samarai-Murua District
LLG [2] Louisiade Rural LLG
Island Group Calvados Chain
Largest settlement Bagaman (pop. 100)
Demographics
Population 264 (2014)
Ethnic groups Papauans, Austronesians, Melanesians.
Additional information
Time zone
ISO code PG-MBA
Official website www.ncdc.gov.pg

Bagaman Island is an island of Papua New Guinea, part of the Calvados Chain within the Louisiade Archipelago.[3] Misima language is the native language on the island.[4]

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