Banda Sea


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Banda Sea

(băn`də, bän`dä), section of the Pacific Ocean, c.600 mi (970 km) long and c.300 mi (480 km) wide, E Indonesia, outlined by the South Molucca islands. The deepest point is c.24,000 ft (7,300 m). Reefs and currents near the sea's islands are a hazard to shipping.

Banda Sea

a part of the Pacific in Indonesia, between Sulawesi and New Guinea
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