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Vanua Levu

Vanua Levu
Islands information
NameVanua Levu
LocationPacific Ocean
ArchipelagoVanua Levu Group
Geography information
Area5587.1 km2 (2157.2 mi)
Length180 km (111.8 mi)
Width50 km (31.1 mi)
Elevation3645 ft (1111 m)
Highest pointMount Batini
Administration information
DivisionNorthern Division
Largest cityLabasa
Administration information
Density23.27 km2
Ethnic groupsMainly Native Fijians and Fiji Indians

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Vanua Levu (pronounced -fjβaˈnua ˈleβu), formerly known as Sandalwood Island, is the second largest island of Fiji. Located 64 kilometres to the north of the larger Viti Levu, the island has an area of 5,587.1 km2 and a population of some 130,000.

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