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Antipodes Islands

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Antipodes Islands
Location860 kilometre (534 mi) sootheast o Stewart Island/Rakiura
Coordinates49°40′0.12″S 178°46′0″E / 49.6667000°S 178.76667°E / -49.6667000; 178.76667
AirchipelagaeAntipodes Islands
Major islandsAntipodes Island, Bollons Island
Aurie22 km2 (8.5 sq mi)
Heichest elevation366 m (1,201 ft)
Heichest pointMoont Galloway
New Zealand
Population0[1] (2006)
Additional information
Naitur reserve

The Antipodes Islands (frae Greek αντίποδες - antipodes) are inhospitable volcanic islands in subantarctic watters tae the sooth o — an territorially pairt o — New Zealand.

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