Comino (Maltese: Kemmuna), formerly called Ephaestia, is a small island of the Maltese archipelago between the islands of Malta and Gozo in the Mediterranean Sea. It is 3.5 square kilometres (1.4 sq mi) in area. It has a population of only three residents, following the death of the fourth resident in 2017.
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- The historical guide to the island of Malta and its dependencies. p. 79.
- Ciantar, Giovannantonio (1772). Malta illustrata. 1-2. Stamperia del Palazzo di S.A.S. MDCCLXXII, by Giovanni Mallia. pp. 370-371. https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=OClXAAAAcAAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PP12&dq=Palazzo+Carafa+Malta&ots=DskWkwB48b&sig=9lcppd0RfbjDX9jU3Cu414Sc_HU&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false.
- "Comino loses one of its four residents". Times of Malta. 7 May 2017. Archived from the original on 7 May 2017.