Kalegauk Island

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Kalegauk Island
Island
Kalegauk Island is located in Myanmar
Kalegauk Island
Kalegauk Island
Coordinates: 15°32′45″N 97°39′15″E / 15.54583°N 97.65417°E / 15.54583; 97.65417
Country Myanmar
State Mon
Area
 • Total 13.5 km2 (5.2 sq mi)
Elevation 159 m (522 ft)
Time zone Myanmar Standard Time (UTC+6:30)

Kalegauk Island is an island in Ye Township, Mon State, Burma (Myanmar). It is located in the Andaman Sea, 8.25 kilometres (5.13 mi) from the coast of Mon State.

Geography[edit]

The island has a long shape with a length of over 10 km (6 mi) and a width of 1.6 km (1.0 mi) in its widest area. In its northern part rises a 159 metres (522 ft) high summit. Kalegauk Island is located 35 kilometres (22 mi) to the NNW of the mouth of the Ye River.

Nearby islands[edit]

Small Cavendish Island lies 0.5 km (0.3 mi) off the southern point of Kalegauk Island. It is a small bean-shaped islet only about 0.4 km (0.2 mi) long, but it has a 97 metres (318 ft) high summit.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Prostar Sailing Directions 2005 India & Bay of Bengal Enroute By National Geospatial-intelligence Agency