Frequent question: How many islands do Chile have?

It includes 134 islands and islets, totalling 148 km2 (57 sq mi).

What is the most important island in Chile and why?

Chiloé Chiloé (also known as Islas Grande de Chiloé) is one of Chile’s largest islands and the biggest of the eponymous archipelago.

What small island belongs to Chile that starts with J?

Juan Fernández Islands is a small island archipelago 670 km off the coast of Chile, off the coast of Central Chile. They are remote islands, home to about 900 people who survive on lobster fishing and several hundred tourists who make the obscure islands a vacation destination each year.

How many active volcanoes are in Chile?

Following are some facts about Chile’s volcanoes. * There are 2,000 volcanoes in Chile, more than 500 of which experts say are potentially active. * Around 60 volcanoes in Chile have been recorded to have erupted over the past 450 years, and experts say around 40 could begin to do so in the future.

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