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26-05-2016, 09:24

Misool, formerly spelled Mysol (Dutch: Miso÷l), is one of the four major islands in the Raja Ampat Islands in West Papua, Indonesia. The area is 2,034 km▓, with the highest point is 561 m and the main town is Waigama. Misool Island is located on the island's northern coast, and Lilinta. The inhabitants speak the Biga language and Matbat language, as well as Indonesian.

Other main islands of this group off the western end of West Papua are Salawati, Batanta and Waigeo, and there are numerous smaller islands such as Kofiau