Find amazing top 10 list about ten longest island of the world. Still comprise all the Islands and then ranked them according to the area in which they are covered. You will find some heard name as well as some very strange name in this list. There are many island spread all over the world, Some are big some small island. There are many island which are now country like Britain SriLanka. Here lets check Top 10 Longest island of the world.
Top 10 Largest Island of World
Largest island of the world is Greenland which is situated in north Atlantic its area is 839,999 sq meter. It is an autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark. It is situated between the Arctic Ocean and Atlantic Ocean.
2. New Guinea
2nd largest island is New Guinea which is situated in southwest pacific its area is about 309,000 sq meter. Island hae very name for example papua. Country has population of about 7.5 Million with very low density of 8 inh/km2
3. Borneo Island
3rd largest island is Borneo which is situated in West mid-pacific its area is about 287,300 sq meter. It is also the longest island of Asia. This island is divided in three countries Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia. Of which Indonesia consist of 73% territory.
4th largest island is Madagascar which is situated in Indian ocean its area is about 227,000 sq meter. It is basically known as Republic of Madagascar. Once it was part of India but it split from India 88 Million years ago.
5th largest island is Baffin which is situated in North Atlantic its area is about 195,926 sq meter. Baffin is the longest island of Canada. It is famous for its Wild life. Baffin Island has both year-round and summer visitor wildlife. On land, examples of year-round wildlife are Barren-ground caribou, polar bear, Arctic fox, Arctic hare, lemming and Arctic wolf
6th largest island is Sumatra which is situated in Northeast Indian ocean its area is about 182,859 sq meter. Sumatra, is an island in western Indonesia, to the west of the Sunda Islands. It is the largest island that is entirely in Indonesia
7th largest island is Honshu which is situated in Sea of Japan-pacific its area is about 89,176 sq meter. It is main island of Japan and its largest Island. It has a population 103 million in 2005
8. Great Britain
8th largest island is Great Britain which is situated in off coast of NW Europe its area is about 88,795 sq meter. It is largest island of Europe. It is the part of United Kingdom Territory.
9th largest island is Victoria which is situated in Arctic Ocean its area is about 83,896 sq meter. Victoria island is situated in Canada and is 2nd largest island of Canada
10th largest island in world and third largest island of Canada is Ellesmere which is situated in Arctic Ocean its area is about 75,767 sq meter.