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Tristan da Cunha

Tristan da Cunha, colloquially Tristan, is both a remote group of volcanic islands in the south Atlantic Ocean and the main island of that group. It is the most remote inhabited archipelago in the world, lying 2,000 kilometres (1,243 miles) from nearest inhabited land, Saint Helena, 2,400 kilometres (1,491 miles) from the nearest continental land, South Africa, and 3,360 kilometres (2,088 miles) from South America. The territory consists of the main island, also named Tristan da Cunha, which has a north-south length of 11.27 kilometres (7.0 miles) and has an area of 98 square kilometres (37.8 sq miles), along with the smaller, uninhabited Nightingale Islands and the wildlife reserves of Inaccessible and Gough Islands. [Wikipedia]