East Falkland

East Falkland is the largest island of the in the South Atlantic, having an area of 6,605 km2 or 54% of the total area of the Falklands. The island consists of two main land masses, of which the more southerly is known as ; it is joined by a narrow isthmus that was the scene of the Battle of Goose Green during the Falklands War.
-51.9607° or 51° 57' 38.4" south
-59.2725° or 59° 16' 21" west
Open Location Code
197 feet (60 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: جزيرة فوكلاند الشرقية
  • Arabic: فوكلاند الشرقية
  • Armenian: Արևելյան Ֆոլկլենդ
  • Azerbaijani: Şərqi Folklend
  • Basque: Soledad
  • Bavarian: Ostfalkland
  • Catalan: East Falkland
  • Catalan: Illa Soledad
  • Cebuano: East Falkland
  • Chinese: 东福克兰岛
  • Chinese: 東福克蘭
  • Chinese: 東福克蘭島
  • Chinese: 索莱达岛
  • Croatian: Istočni Falkland
  • Czech: Východní Falkland
  • Danish: East Falkland
  • Dutch: East Falkland
  • Dutch: Oost-Falkland
  • English: East Falkland Island
  • English: Isla Soledad
  • Esperanto: Soledad
  • Estonian: Ida-Falkland
  • Estonian: Ida-Falklandi saar
  • Finnish: East Falkland
  • Finnish: Isla Soledad
  • Finnish: Itä-Falkland
  • French: East Falkland
  • French: Falkland orientale
  • French: Malouine orientale
  • Galician: Illa Soidade
  • German: East Falkland
  • German: Eastfalkland
  • German: Isla Soledad
  • German: Ost-Falkland
  • German: Ost Falkland
  • German: Ostfalkland
  • Hebrew: אי פוקלנד המזרחי
  • Hungarian: Kelet-Falkland
  • Indonesian: Falkland Timur
  • Italian: Falkland Orientale
  • Italian: Isola Soledad
  • Japanese: イーストフォークランド島
  • Japanese: 東フォークランド島
  • Korean: 동포클랜드섬
  • Lithuanian: Rytų Falklandas
  • Lithuanian: Rytų Folklandas
  • Lithuanian: Soledadas
  • Lithuanian: Soledado sala
  • Norwegian: Øst-Falkland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Øst-Falkland
  • Polish: Falkland Wschodni
  • Portuguese: Falkland Oriental
  • Portuguese: Ilha Soledad
  • Portuguese: Isla Soledad
  • Portuguese: Malvina Oriental
  • Portuguese: Soledad
  • Russian: Восточно-Фолклендский остров
  • Russian: Восточный Фолкленд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Istočni Falkland
  • Spanish: Isla Soledad
  • Spanish: Malvina Oriental
  • Swedish: East Falkland (ö i Falklandsöarna)
  • Swedish: East Falkland
  • Swedish: Isla Soledad
  • Swedish: Östra Falkland
  • Turkish: Soledad Adası
  • Ukrainian: Східний Фолкленд
  • Vietnamese: Đông Falkland
  • Western Frisian: East-Falklân
  • Western Frisian: East Falklân
  • Isla Malvina del Este
  • Malvina del Este

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