Heard Island and the McDonald Islands, Territory of


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Heard Island and the McDonald Islands, Territory of:

see Heard IslandHeard Island,
barren, uninhabited subantarctic island, 142 sq mi (368 sq km), S Indian Ocean, located some 300 mi (483 km) SE of the Kerguelen Islands. Mountainous and largely covered by snow and glaciers, it is volcanic in origin.
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