Makunudu Atoll is separated from the NW side of Miladummadulu Atoll by a deep channel, about 9 miles wide.
Two openings on the E face of the lagoon can only be used by boats.
Faro Doru (Defarudorhi), an islet on the E side of the atoll, about 6 miles SSW of Makundu, is wooded. The S and W sides of the atoll have only the surf and an islet at its NW extremity to indicate their outline.
Maduni Faro, a lagoon reef, lies at the N of the atoll.
Vaadhoo lies about 3 NM ESE of Maduni Faro, at the S end of a large lagoon reef.A wide opening into the lagoon lies between Maduni Faro and Wadu; it is free of known dangers in the middle of the fairway, with depths ...
Maduni Faro, a lagoon reef, forms the NW extremity of the atoll. The islets of Marandu, Tukandu, and Miledu, the first two inhabited in 1970, lie, respectively, on the barrier reef between the N end of Maduni Faro and the islet of Gafuri, about 5 miles ESE. Gafuri ...
Muradu lies on a circular reef near the W edge of the atoll; the latest maps prepared from aerial photography (1968) show that this island has joined the islet charted 0.8 mile W of it.Some rocky patches lie S and SE of Muradu.