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Largest Volcanic Islands

Volcanic Island                      Length (In sq. miles)              Length (In sq.kms.)

Sumatra, Indonesia               171,069 sq miles                     443,066 sq km 

Honshu, Japan                      87,182 sq miles                       225,800 sq km

Java, Indonesia                      53,589 sq miles                       138,794 sq km 

North Island, NZ                   43,082 sq miles                       111,583 sq km 

Luzon, Philippines                42,458 sq miles                       109,965 sq km 

Iceland                                    39,769 sq miles                       103,000 sq km 

Mindanao, Philippines          37,657 sq miles                       97,530 sq km 

Hokkaido, Japan                   30,395 sq miles                       78,719 sq km 

New Britain, PNG                 13,569 sq miles                       35,145 sq km 

Halmaherea, Indonesia         6,965 sq miles                         18,040 sq km 


Largest Lake Islands

Volcanic Island                                  Length (In sq. miles)              Length (In sq.kms.)

Manitoulin, Lake Huron                  1,068 sq miles                         2,766 sq km 

Vozrozhdeniya, Aral Sea                  888 sq miles                            2,300 sq km 

Rene-Lavasseur, Manicouagan       780 sq miles                            2,000 sq km 

Reservoir, Quebec, Canada 

Olkhon, Lake Baykal                        282 sq miles                            730 sq km 

Samosir, Toba                                   243 sq miles                            630 sq km 

Isle Royal, Lake Superior                 209 sq miles                            541 sq km 

Ukerewe, Lake Victoria                   205 sq miles                            530 sq km

St. Joseph, Lake Huron                    141 sq miles                            365 sq km 

Drummond, Lake Huron                 134 sq miles                            347 sq km 

Idjwi, Lake Kivu, DRC                    110 sq miles                            285 sq km 

 

Largest Islands in the USA

Island Countries                    Length (In sq. miles)              Length (In sq.kms.)

Hawaii, Hawaii                      4,037 sq miles                         10,456 sq km

Kodiak, Alaska                      3,672 sq miles                         9,510 sq km

Prince of Wales, Alaska        2,587 sq miles                         6,700 sq km

Chichagof, Alaska                 2,085 sq miles                         5,400 sq km

Saint Lawrence, Alaska        1,710 sq miles                         4,430 sq km

Admiralty, Alaska                 1,649 sq miles                         4,270 sq km

Baranof, Alaska                    1,636 sq miles                         4,237 sq km

Nunivak, Alaska                    1,625 sq miles                         4,210 sq km

Unimak, Alaska                     1,606 sq miles                         4,160 sq km

Long Island, NY                    1,401 sq miles                         3,629 sq km 


Largest Islands in Europe

Island Countries                    Length (In sq. miles)              Length (In sq.kms.)

Great Britain                         88,787 sq miles                       229,957 sq km

Iceland                                    39,769 sq miles                       103,000 sq km

Ireland                                    33,342 sq miles                       83,766 sq km

West Spitsbergen                   15,200 sq miles                       39,368 sq km

Sicily                                       9,807 sq miles                         25,400 sq km

Sardinia                                  9,189 sq miles                         23,800 sq km

North East Land                   5,792 sq miles                         15,000 sq km

Cyprus                                   3,572 sq miles                         9,251 sq km

Corsica                                   3,367 sq miles                         8,720 sq km

Crete                                       3,189 sq miles                         8,260 sq km 



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