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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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
 Ukraine (de jure)
 Russia (de facto)
Oblast Odessa Oblast
RaionIzmail Raion
Largest settlementBile
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.