Latitude and longitude of Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll

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Southern Huvadhu Atoll or Gaafu Dhaalu is an administrative district of the Maldives formed by the southwestern section of Huvadhu Atoll. It was created on February 8, 1962 when Huvadhu Atoll was divided into two districts. Gaafu Dhaalu corresponds to the Southwestern section of this large natural atoll, south of the line extending between the channels of Footukandu and Vaarulu Kandu. The capital of this region is Thinadhoo (formerly known as Havaru Thinadhu). There are 153 islands in this district, 10 of which are inhabited.

Latitude: 0° 24' 59.99" N
Longitude: 73° 09' 60.00" E

Nearest city to this article: Thinadhoo

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GPS coordinates of Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, Maldives

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