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Pulau Assan and Mudu (E Sumatra)

Pulau Assan and Mudu (E Sumatra)

Characteristics

Description

Assan and Mudu, rocky and thickly-overgrown islands, 83 and 65m high, respectively, lie about 1.2 miles off the NW side of Great Karimun. Sajuda, an above-water rock, lies 0.5 mile N of Assan and Seal Rock lies about 0.5 mile NE of Sajuda.

Tokong Belanda, a low rock, lies about 1 mile WNW of the NW extremity of Assan.

Mudu lies about 1 mile SSW of Assan.
Reefs extend about 0.5 mile from its NW and W sides.
A 5.7m patch lies about 1.2 miles W of the N extremity of Mudu.
A drying reef extends about 0.7 mile SSW from the island.

31/01/2012
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