Boano

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Boano
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Geography
LocationSouth East Asia
ArchipelagoMaluku Islands
Highest elevation624 m (2,047 ft)
Administration
ProvinceMaluku
RegencyWest Seram Regency
Demographics
LanguagesAmbonese Malay, Boano, Indonesian, Luhu
Additional information
Time zone

Boano Island is an island in West Seram Regency, Maluku Province, Indonesia. It is located off the northern coast of the Hoamoal Peninsula at the western end of Seram Island, across the Boano Strait. The inhabitants speak the Boano language, Luhu, as well as Indonesian and Ambonese Malay.[1]

Pua Island, highest point 403 m, is located close off Boano's northwestern tip.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ethnologue 15 report for Indonesia (Maluku)". Archived from the original on 2014-02-26. Retrieved 2013-05-14.
  2. ^ Pub164, 2004 Sailing Directions (Enroute): New Guinea

Coordinates: 2°59′S 127°55′E / 2.983°S 127.917°E / -2.983; 127.917