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Galapagos Islands Geography Statistics

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Galapagos Islands land stats

  • Coastline: 1,036 miles (1,667 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 4,897 sq miles (7,880 sq km)
    (water) 0 sq miles (0 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 4,897 sq miles (4,897 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 18 main islands. They are as follows: Baltra, Bartholomew, Darwin, Espanola, Fernandina, Floreana, Genovesa, Isabela, Marchena, North Seymour, Pinzon, Pinta, Rabida, San Cristobal, Santa Cruz, Santa Fe, Santiago, and Wolf.

    There are 3 minor islands, Daphne, South Plaza, and Nameless Island. There are also 107 rocks and islets
  • Horizontal Width: 257 km (160 miles) from Isla Fernandina east to Isla San Cristobal
  • Vertical Length: 247 km (150 miles) from Isla Pinta south to Isla Santa Maria

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (0)
  • Geographic Center: unknown
  • Highest Point: Volcan Wolf - 5,600 ft. (1,707 m)
  • Lowest Point: Pacific Ocean - 0 ft. (0 m)
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