Pulau Kalbur

Pulau Kalbur
0.539 km²
Coastline: 2.681 km
Landform: Plains
27 / km²
Tree Cover: 74%
Evergreen Broadleaf Forest

Welcome to Pulau Kalbur, a Tropical island in the Banda Sea, part of the majestic Pacific Ocean. This guide offers a comprehensive overview of what makes Pulau Kalbur unique – from its geography and climate to its population, infrastructure, and beyond. Dive into the details:

Geography and size of Pulau Kalbur

Size: 0.539 km²
Coastline: 2.7 km
Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Sea: Banda Sea
Continent: Oceania

Pulau Kalbur is a Tiny Island spanning 0.5 km² with a coastline of 2.7 km.

Archipel: Melanesia – A subregion of Oceania in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, including countries like Fiji, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu, known for their diverse cultures and languages.

Tectonic Plate: Timor – A small tectonic plate in the Timor region, primarily under the Timor Sea. It’s involved in the collision between the Australian and Eurasian plates, contributing to the region’s seismic activity and the uplift of the island of Timor.

The geographic heart of the island is pinpointed at these coordinates:
Latitude: -6.65687164 / Longitude: 131.59178048

Climate and weather of Pulau Kalbur

Climate Zone: Tropical
Climate Details: Tropical Monsoon Climate
Temperature: Hot

Climate Characteristics: Characterized by heavy rainfall, high humidity, and uniformly high temperatures, but with a distinct short dry season. It features a seasonal reversal of prevailing wind directions.

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Last updated: 16.04.2024 16:38:17

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Topography and nature of Pulau Kalbur

Timezone: UTC+09:00
Timezone places: Asia/Tokyo
Max. Elevation: 4 m
Mean Elevation: 3 m
Vegetation: Evergreen Broadleaf Forest
Tree Coverage: 74%

The mean elevation is 3 m. The highest elevation on the island reaches approximately 4 meters above sea level. The island is characterized by Plains: Flat, low-lying lands characterized by a maximum elevation of up to 200 meters.

Dominating Vegetation: Evergreen Broadleaf Forest
Characterized by dense, lush canopies of broadleaf trees that retain their leaves year-round. These forests are found in tropical and subtropical regions and are known for their high biodiversity. Pulau Kalbur has a tree cover of 74 %.

Vegetation: 2 vegetation zones – Low Diversity Island
This island has two distinct vegetation zones, offering a slight ecological variety that may result from elevation changes or varied moisture levels.

Infrastructure and Travelling to Pulau Kalbur

The mean population of Pulau Kalbur is 27 per km². Pulau Kalbur is Gently Populated. The island belongs to Indonesia.

Indonesia is classified as Emerging region: MIKT: Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea, and Turkey – Economies recognized for their development potential and emerging market status. The level of income is Lower middle income.

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Does the island have a public airport with scheduled flights? no.
There is no public and scheduled airport on Pulau Kalbur. The nearest airport is Mathilda Batlayeri Airport, located 135 km away.

Does the island have a major port? no.
There are no major ports on Pulau Kalbur. The closest major port is SAUMLAKI, approximately 151 km away.

Please note: The data used here has been primarily extracted from satellite readings. Deviations from exact values may occur, particularly regarding population density, the height of elevations, land area, and coastline measurements. The latter refers to average values at mean high tide.

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