Tuamotu Islands

The Tuamotu Archipelago or the Tuamotu Islands, are a chain of just under 80 islands and atolls in the southern Pacific Ocean. They constitute the largest chain of atolls in the world, extending over an area roughly the size of Western Europe.
Photo: Michel-georges bernard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is an island in the Tuamotu archipelago in . Photo: DANIEL JULIE, CC BY 2.0.

, Havaiki-te-araro, Havai'i or Farea is an atoll in the west of the Tuamotu group in . Photo: NASA, Public domain.

, or Paeua, is a coral atoll in the Tuamotu Archipelago, part of . Photo: NASA, Public domain.

or Porutu-kai is a coral atoll in the Palliser Islands group, part of the Tuamotu Archipelago in . Photo: NASA, Public domain.

Tuamotu Islands

Latitude of center
-18.7963° or 18° 47' 46.7" south
Longitude of center
-141.584° or 141° 35' 2.3" west
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4069304166
Geo­Names ID
4033263
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Tuamotu-argipel
  • Arabic: Kapuropod-an Tuamotu
  • Arabic: جزر تواموتو
  • Armenian: Տաումոտու
  • Armenian: Տուամոտու
  • Basque: Tuamotu
  • Belarusian: Архіпелаг Туамоту
  • Belarusian: Астравы Туамоту
  • Belarusian: Туамоту
  • Bosnian: Tuamotu
  • Bulgarian: Туамоту
  • Catalan: Tuamotu
  • Cebuano: Archipel des Tuamotu
  • Chinese: Tuamotu Kûn-tó
  • Chinese: 低群島
  • Chinese: 图阿莫图群岛
  • Chinese: 土亞莫土群島
  • Chinese: 土阿莫土群岛
  • Chinese: 土阿莫土群島
  • Chuvash: Туамоту
  • Croatian: Tuamotu
  • Czech: Tuamotu
  • Danish: Tuamoto
  • Danish: Tuamotu
  • Dutch: Tuamotu-eilanden
  • Dutch: Tuamotu
  • Dutch: Tuamotueilanden
  • English: Paumotu Islands
  • English: Tuamotu
  • English: Tuamotu Archipelago
  • English: Tuamotus
  • Esperanto: Tuamotuoj
  • Estonian: Tuamotu
  • Estonian: Tuamotu saared
  • Estonian: Tuamotu saarestik
  • Finnish: Tuamotu-saaret
  • Finnish: Tuamotu
  • Finnish: Tuamotusaaret
  • French: Archipel de Tuamotu
  • French: Archipel des Touamotou
  • French: Archipel des Tuamotou
  • French: Touamotou
  • French: Tuamotou
  • French: Tuamotu
  • French: archipel des Tuamotu
  • French: Îles Tuamotu
  • French: Îles Tuamotu-Gambier
  • Galician: Arquipélago Tuamotu
  • Galician: Tuamotu
  • Georgian: ტუამოტუს კუნძულები
  • German: Paumotuinseln
  • German: Tuamotu
  • German: Tuamotu-Archipel
  • German: Tuamotu-Inseln
  • Greek: Αρχιπέλαγος Τουαμότου
  • Greek: Τουαμότου Αρχιπέλαγος
  • Hebrew: איי טואמוטו
  • Hebrew: ארכיפלג טואמוטו
  • Hungarian: Tuamotu-szigetek
  • Icelandic: Túamótúeyjar
  • Indonesian: Kepulauan Tuamotu
  • Italian: Isole Tuamotu
  • Italian: Tuamotu
  • Japanese: ツアモツ諸島
  • Japanese: トゥアモトゥ諸島
  • Kazakh: Twamotw
  • Kazakh: ТУАМОТУ
  • Kazakh: Туамоту
  • Kazakh: تۋاموتۋ
  • Kirghiz: Туамоту
  • Korean: 투아모투 제도
  • Latin: Archipelagus Tuamotu
  • Latin: Insulae Tuamotu
  • Latin: Tuamotu
  • Lithuanian: Tuamotu
  • Lithuanian: Tuamotus
  • Lithuanian: Tuamotu salos
  • Macedonian: Туамоту
  • Malay: Kepulauan Tuamotu
  • Malayalam: Tuamotus
  • Malayalam: ടൂവമോട്ടു ദ്വീപസമൂഹം
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tuamotu Kûn-tó
  • Norwegian: Tuamotu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tuamotu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tuamotuøyene
  • Persian: توآموتو
  • Persian: مجمع‌الجزایر توآموت
  • Polish: Tuamotu
  • Polish: Wyspy Tuamotu
  • Portuguese: Arquipélago Tuamotu
  • Portuguese: Arquipélago de Tuamotu
  • Portuguese: Tuamotu
  • Romanian: Arhipelagul Tuamotu
  • Romanian: Arhipeleagul Tuamotu
  • Russian: Архипелаг Туамоту
  • Russian: Острова Россиян
  • Russian: Памоту
  • Russian: Паумоту
  • Russian: Помоту
  • Russian: Россиян острова
  • Russian: Туамоту
  • Scots: Tuamotus
  • Serbian: Arhipelag Tuamotu
  • Serbian: Архипелаг Туамоту
  • Serbian: Туамоту
  • Slovak: Tuamotu
  • Slovenian: Tuamotu
  • Spanish: Archipielago Tuamotu
  • Spanish: Archipiélago Tuamotu
  • Spanish: Islas Tuamotu
  • Spanish: Paumotu
  • Spanish: Tuamotu
  • Spanish: Tuamotus
  • Spanish: Tuamotú
  • Swahili: Tuamotu
  • Swedish: Tuamotuöarna
  • Swiss German: Tuamotu-Archipel
  • Tagalog: Kapuluang Tuamotu
  • Tahitian: Tūāmotu mā
  • Tatar: Туамоту утраулары
  • Thai: Tuamotu Archipelago
  • Thai: Tuamotus
  • Thai: กลุ่มเกาะตูอาโมตู
  • Thai: ตูอาโมตัส
  • Tosk Albanian: Tuamotu-Archipel
  • Ukrainian: Туамоту
  • Urdu: جزائر تواموتو
  • Uzbek: Tuamotu
  • Vietnamese: Tuamotu
  • Waray (Philippines): Kapuropod-an Tuamotu
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd Tuamotu
  • Western Mari: Туамоту
  • Wu Chinese: 土阿莫土群岛
  • Yue Chinese: 土阿莫土群島
  • Archipel Dangereux
  • Archipel des Pomotou
  • Iles Lointaines
  • Iles Pomotou
  • Low Archipelago
  • Niedrige Inseln
  • Ostrova Nizmennyye
  • Ostrová Nízmennie
  • Ostrová Rossiyán
  • Quirós Tierras de
  • Tuamotu Group
  • Îles Basses
  • Îles Touamotou

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