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Islands information
LocationSouth East Asia
ArchipelagoGreater Sunda Islands
Geography information
Area174600 km2 (67413.4 mi) (11th)
Elevation11410.8 ft (3478 m)
Highest pointRantemario
Administration information
West Sulawesi (Mamuju)
North Sulawesi (Manado)
Central Sulawesi (Palu)
South Sulawesi (Makassar)
South East Sulawesi (Kendari)
Gorontalo (Gorontalo)
Largest cityMakassar
Administration information
Population16 million as of 2005
Density92 km2
Ethnic groupsMakassarese, Buginese, Mandar, Minahasa, Gorontalo, Toraja, Bajau, Mongondow

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Sulawesi (formerly known as Celebes -ensɨˈliːbiːz) is one of the four larger Sunda Islands of Indonesia and is situated between Borneo and the Maluku Islands. In Indonesia, only Sumatra, Borneo, and Papua are larger in territory, and only Java and Sumatra have larger Indonesian populations.

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