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The island of Hawai'i - universally called the Big Island to avoid confusion with its namesake state - is the largest island of the state of in the .

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is a United States National Park located on the of the island state of in the .

is a town on the of . The county seat and largest city in Hawaii County, is the one of the best starting points to explore the eastern half of the island, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

, often referred to as "Kona" by the locals, is nestled at the bottom of the Hualalai Volcano.


is a coastal region on northern coast of the in the state of in the .

Honoka'a is a city on the of , and acts as the gateway providing access to the Hāmākua Coast, the chain of valleys to the North, including the regal Waipio valley, and the rolling slopes of Mauna Kea.

is the largest district on the of between and , consisting mostly of lava fields, grasslands and agricultural exports including Coffee, macadamia nuts, and oranges.

is a region on the north coast of the of .

is a small town on the between and .

is a city in at the entrance to .

is a city on the on .

Big Island

  • Type:  Island
  • Location:  , ,
  • Population:  185,000
  • Latitude of center:  19° 32' 53.3" (19.5481°) north
  • Longitude of center:  155° 39' 53.8" (155.6649°) west
  • Elevation:  10,374 feet (3,162 meters)
  • Wikidata:  Big Island
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Hawaii

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German:  Hawaii Italian:  Isola di Hawaii Gavaie Ha-wai-i Havaji Hawaii Island Hawai‘i Hawai‘i Island Island of Hawai'i Island of Hawaii Island of O'why'he Isola Owhyhi L'ile Owhyhi O-Waihi Ovagi Ovai Ovaigi Ovaigii Owhyee Owhyhee Owhyhee Island Savaii

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