Maluku

The Maluku Islands, also known as the Moluccas or the Spice Islands, are a region of lying between and . They are divided into North Maluku Province and Maluku Province.

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The are a volcanic group of ten small volcanic islands in the , about 140… Photo: WiDi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Island is part of the Maluku Islands of . Photo: Bas de Koning, Public domain.

is one of the South Maluku islands, a remote location largely untouched by western influence.

is the largest city in the Indonesian province of and an island in the Maluku Islands. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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is an island in the Halmahera group of eastern 's Maluku Islands.

are in Maluku province, . Islands in the group include Kei Besar Island, Kei Kecil Island, Kei Tanimbar Island. Photo: Malikbek, CC0.

is a city, island, and archipelago in the Maluku Islands of eastern , west of the larger island of Halmahera. Photo: Fabio Achilli, CC BY 2.0.

is one of the Lease Islands in the Maluku archipelago in Indonesia.

is the capital of the district in the Maluku islands of . Photo: Kurniawan Dwi, CC BY 3.0.

Maluku

Latitude of center
-1.5763° or 1° 34' 34.8" south
Longitude of center
127.7174° or 127° 43' 2.8" east
Population
1,900,000
Elevation
958 metres (3143 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1636629

Also Known As

  • Achinese: Pulo-pulo Maluku
  • Afrikaans: Molukke
  • Arabic: Kapuropod-an Maluku
  • Arabic: جزر الملوك
  • Armenian: Մոլուքյան կղզիներ
  • Asturian: Islles Moluques
  • Balinese: Kapuloan Maluku
  • Bashkir: Молукка утрауҙары
  • Basque: Molukak
  • Belarusian: Малукскія астравы
  • Bengali: মালুকু দ্বীপপুঞ্জ
  • Bosnian: Molučka ostrva
  • Breton: Inizi Maluku
  • Bulgarian: Молукски острови
  • Catalan: Moluques
  • Cebuano: Molucas
  • Cebuano: Moluccas
  • Central Bikol: Kaiislahang Maluku
  • Chinese: Maluku Kûn-tó
  • Chinese: 摩鹿加群岛
  • Chinese: 摩鹿加群島
  • Chinese: 美洛居
  • Croatian: Molučki otoci
  • Czech: Moluky
  • Danish: Molukkerne
  • Dutch: Molukken
  • English: Maluku Islands
  • English: Moluccas
  • English: Spice Islands
  • Esperanto: Molukoj
  • Estonian: Maluku saared
  • Finnish: Molukit
  • French: Maluku
  • French: Moluques
  • Galician: Molucas
  • Georgian: მოლუკის კუნძულები
  • German: Molukken
  • Greek: Μολούκες
  • Hakka Chinese: Maluku Khiùn-tó
  • Hausa: Maluku Khiùn-tó
  • Hebrew: איי מאלוקו
  • Hindi: मालुकू द्वीपसमूह
  • Hungarian: Maluku-szigetek
  • Icelandic: Mólúkkaeyjar
  • Iloko: Is-isla Maluku
  • Indonesian: Island of Maluku
  • Indonesian: Kepulauan Maluku
  • Irish: Na Molacaí
  • Italian: Molucche
  • Japanese: モルッカ諸島
  • Javanese: Kapuloan Maluku
  • Kazakh: Молукка аралдары
  • Kirghiz: Молукка аралдары
  • Korean: 말루쿠 제도
  • Lao: Is-isla Maluku
  • Latin: Insulae Moluccae
  • Latvian: Moluku salas
  • Literary Chinese: 美洛居
  • Lithuanian: Molukų salos
  • Lombard: Maluku
  • Low German: Molukken
  • Macedonian: Зачински Острови
  • Macedonian: Молуци
  • Macedonian: Молучки Острови
  • Malay: Kepulauan Maluku
  • Malayalam: മലുകു ദ്വീപുകൾ
  • Min Nan Chinese: Maluku Kûn-tó
  • Minangkabau: Kapulauan Maluku
  • Mingrelian: მოლუკიშ კოკეფი
  • Northern Frisian: Molukken
  • Norwegian: Molukkene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kepulauan Maluku
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Krydderøyene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Molukkene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Molukkane
  • Occitan (post 1500): Molucas
  • Pampanga: Maluku Islands
  • Persian: جزایر ملوک
  • Piemontese: Moluche
  • Polish: Moluki
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Molucas
  • Romanian: Insulele Moluce
  • Russian: Молуккские острова
  • Russian: Пряные острова
  • Samoan: Maluku Islands
  • Scots: Maluku Islands
  • Serbian: Молучка острва
  • Serbo-Croatian: Maluku Otoci
  • Sicilian: Molucche
  • Slovak: Moluky
  • Slovenian: Moluki
  • South Azerbaijani: مالوکو آدالاری
  • Spanish: Islas Molucas
  • Sundanese: Kapuloan Maluku
  • Swahili: Visiwa vya Maluku
  • Swedish: Moluckerna
  • Tagalog: Kapuluang Maluku
  • Tajik: Молукка
  • Tamil: மலுக்கு தீவுகள்
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะมาลูกู
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะโมลุกกะ
  • Turkish: Maluku Adaları
  • Ukrainian: Молуккські острови
  • Urdu: جزائر ملوک
  • Uzbek: Molukka Orollari
  • Uzbek: Molukka orollari
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Maluku
  • Waray (Philippines): Kapuropod-an Maluku
  • Welsh: Maluku
  • Western Frisian: Molukken
  • Western Mari: Малуку ошмаотывлӓ
  • Western Panjabi: ملوکو جزیرے
  • Wu Chinese: 摩鹿加群島
  • Yue Chinese: 摩鹿加群島
  • Malucca
  • Maluco
  • Moluksche Archipel

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