East Halmahera Regency

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East Halmahera Regency
Official seal of East Halmahera Regency
Country Indonesia
Province North Maluku
Island Halmahera
Capital Maba
 • Total 5,615 km2 (2,168 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 72,880
 • Density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zone WIT (UTC+9)
Website http://haltimkab.go.id/

East Halmahera Regency or Halmahera Timur is a regency of Halmahera in North Maluku Province, Indonesia. At the 2010 Census it had a population of 72,880. The capital lies at Maba, a port on the Gulf of Buli.


The regency is divided into ten districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population.

Name English name Population
Census 2010
Kota Maba Maba Town 7,508
Maba 9,767
Maba Selatan South Maba 6,105
Maba Tengah Central Maba 5,011
Maba Utara North Maba 7,113
Wasile 8,915
Wasile Selatan South Wasile 10,999
Wasile Tengah Central Wasile 4,768
Wasile Timur East Wasile 8,676
Wasile Utara North Wasile 4,247

Coordinates: 1°20′07″N 128°29′11″E / 1.3352°N 128.4863°E / 1.3352; 128.4863