Snake Island (Black Sea)

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Snake Island
Native name:
Острів Зміїний
Селище Біле, острів Зміїний (2008).jpg
2008 photo of the island
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Geography
LocationBlack Sea
Coordinates45°15′N 30°12′E / 45.250°N 30.200°E / 45.250; 30.200
Area0.17 km2 (0.066 sq mi)
Length0.662 km (0.4113 mi)
Width0.440 km (0.2734 mi)
Highest elevation41 m (135 ft)
Highest pointN/An
Administration
 Ukraine (de jure)
 Russia (de facto)
Oblast Odessa Oblast
RaionIzmail Raion
HromadaVylkove
Largest settlementBile
Demographics
PopulationAround 100

Snake Island, also known as Serpent Island or Zmiinyi Island, is an island belonging to Ukraine located in the Black Sea, near the Danube Delta.