Island

Island

Island is a piece of land surrounded by the water. Islands are ranged from a few meters square in area up to the millions of kilometers square.

Greenland is the world’s largest island with an area of more than 2.16 million km². And, Java is the most populous island on the Earth. Australia is also an island with an area of 7.69 million km² but is considered a continent. And, Australia is the smallest of the seven continents in the world.

IslandArea (km²)Location/Country
Greenland2,166,086Denmark
Java128,297Indonesia
Jeju Island1,848South Korea
Russell Island940Canada
Santa Cruz Island986Ecuador
Ross Island2,460Antarctica