|Adjacent bodies of water||Indian Ocean|
|Area||1.174 km2 (0.453 sq mi)|
|Highest elevation||2 m (7 ft)|
|Territory||Union territory of Lakshadweep|
|Tehsils of India||Aminidivi|
|Subdivisions of India||Chetlat Island|
|Largest settlement||Chetlat (pop. 10)|
|Pop. density||2,044 /km2 (5,294 /sq mi)|
|Ethnic groups||Malayali, Mahls|
|Avg. summer temperature||32.0 °C (89.6 °F)|
|Avg. winter temperature||28.0 °C (82.4 °F)|
|Sex ratio||50% ♂/♀|
Chetlat is one of the populated islands of Lakshadweep. It is located 37 km to the northwest of Kiltan Island. The reef and lagoon are located to the west of the island and the total dry land area is 1.174 km2 (0.453 sq mi). There is a small scale yearly growing sand spit on the northern point of the island. It has a lagoon area of 3.79 km2 (1.46 sq mi).
The inhabitants on the island are engaged in very small scale farming and fishing which are mainly for the island consumption.
The island has a small jetty on the west coast and a helipad on southpoint.
Satellite picture showing the atolls of the Lakshadweep except for Minicoy
- "Islandwise Area and Population - 2011 Census" (PDF). Government of Lakshadweep. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 July 2016.
- Registration Plate Numbers added to ISO Code
- R. H. Ellis, A short account of the Laccadive Islands and Minicoy, AES reprint 1992
- Hydrographic Description (Indian Ocean Pilot)
- "Tehsils info" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 26 April 2016.
- Lakshadweep travel guide from Wikivoyage
- Lagoon sizes
- Chetlat - Geographical information
- Chetlat - Oceandots at the Wayback Machine (archived 23 December 2010)
- List of Atolls
- An ornithological expedition to the Lakshadweep archipelago
- Sources towards a history of the Laccadive Islands
- FAO - An analysis of the carrying Capacity of Lakshadweep Coral Reefs
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