Vanua Levu

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Vanua Levu
Geografie
LocationPacific Ocean
Coordinates16°35′S 179°11′E / 16.583°S 179.183°E / -16.583; 179.183
AirchipelagaeVanua Levu Group
Aurie5,587.1 km2 (2,157.2 sq mi)
Lenth180 km (112 mi)
Weenth50 km (31 mi)
Heichest elevation1,111 m (3,645 ft)
Heichest pointMunt Batini
Admeenistration
Fiji
DiveesionNorthren Diveesion
Lairgest settlementLabasa (pop. 25,000)
Demografics
Population130,000
Pop. density23.27 /km2 (60.27 /sq mi)
Ethnic groupsMainly Native Fijians
an Fiji Indians

Vanua Levu (pronoonced [βaˈnua ˈleβu]), umwhile kent as Sandalwood Island, is the seicont lairgest island o Fiji. Locatit 64 kilometres tae the north o the lairger Viti Levu, the island haes an aurie o 5,587.1 km² an a population o some 130,000.