Molokini is a crescent-shaped, submerged volcanic crater which forms a small islet located in ʻAlalākeiki Channel between the islands of Maui and Kahoʻolawe in Maui County in Hawaiʻi.
The islet has an area of 23 acres (9.3 ha). It is 161 feet (50 m) at its highest point, and is about 2.5 miles (4.0 km) west of Makena State Park and south of Maʻalaea Bay.
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- ↑ "Molokini: Block 9000, Block Group 9, Census Tract 303.02, Maui County, Hawaii". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-07-08.
- ↑ "CRAMP Study Sites: Molokini Island, Island of Maui". Coral Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program. University of Hawaii. Archived from the original on 2010-09-24. Retrieved 2010-11-28.