Sakao Island (Sanma, Vanuatu)

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Coordinates: 14°57′38″S167°07′55″E / 14.96056°S 167.13194°E / -14.96056; 167.13194 Coordinates: 14°57′38″S167°07′55″E / 14.96056°S 167.13194°E / -14.96056; 167.13194
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Province Sanma Province
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Time zone UTC+11 (VUT)

Sakao Island (French : Île Sakao), locally known as Lathi or Laðhi, is an uninhabited island in Vanuatu. It is located off the northeastern shore of Vanuatu's largest island Espiritu Santo in Sanma Province. [2] It has given its name to the Sakao language, spoken in the nearby area of Port-Olry. [3]

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  1. Vanuatu: Provinces and Islands
  2. Satellite view of Sakao Island
  3. "Sakao". Ethnologue. Retrieved 26 October 2015.