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Makira (formerly San Cristobal ) is the largest island of the province of Makira and Ulawa in the Solomon Islands.

Owaraha (formerly Santa Ana ) and Owariki (formerly Santa Catalina ), the neighboring islands also belong to the province. Makira is located east of Guadalcanal and south of Malaita. Capital is Kirakira. The island is quite high for Solomonic proportions and is visited by few tourists. The majority of the population consists of Melanesians.


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Solomon Islands: Choiseul | Shortland Islands | Treasury Islands | New Georgia | Vella Lavella | Russell Islands | Santa Isabel | Guadalcanal | Malaita | Makira | Olu Malau - Islands

Rennell Islands | Santa Cruz Islands ( Duff Islands | Reef Islands ) | Ontong Java | Sikaiana

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