Ungoofaaru

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Ungoofaaru
Inhabitit island
Coordinates: 05°40′05″N 73°01′18″E / 5.66806°N 73.02167°E / 5.66806; 73.02167Coordinates: 05°40′05″N 73°01′18″E / 5.66806°N 73.02167°E / 5.66806; 73.02167
Kintra Maldives
Admeenistrative atoll Northren Maalhosmadulhu Atoll
Distance tae Malé 172.92 km (107.45 mi)
Dimensions
 • Lenth 0.775 km (0.482 mi)
 • Weenth 0.450 km (0.280 mi)
Population
 • Tot 1,244
Time zone MST (UTC+05:00)

Ungoofaaru (Dhivehi: އުނގޫފާރު) is the caipital o Northern Maalhosmadulhu Atoll. It is locatit on the eastren rim o this atoll an is the location for Ungoofaaru Regional Hospital, the lairgest hospital in the Northren Province.

Follaein the 2004 tsunami, the residents o the devastatit Kandholhudhoo island wur muivit intae temporary accommodation on Ungoofaaru, afore being rehoosit on nearbi Dhvuvaafaaru in 2008.

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