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Islands of Finland

Aland (Ahvenanmaa)    [471]
   Group: Aland Islands
   Country: Finland - Aland   Region: Baltic Sea
Lat: 60.20º N   Long : 19.88º E
Area: 720.1 sq. km   Altitude: 129 m
Shoreline: 501.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6962
Depth to nearest land: < 50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 1 km   group: 50 km
Nearest continent: Europe    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 0  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 0.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
Last updated: 21/10/90

Raippaluoto (Vallgrund)    [470]
   Group:
   Country: Finland   Region: Baltic Sea
Lat: 63.22º N   Long : 21.30º E
Area: 135.8 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 109.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.8027
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 3 km
Nearest continent: Europe    Distance: 3 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 0  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 0.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
Last updated: 21/10/90

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