How many islands& atolls comprise the Hawaiian islands?

Answer Hawaii's eight main islands--Hawaii, Kahoolawe, Maui, Lanai, Molokai, Oahu, Kauai and Niihau--make up 99 percent of its land mass. Of these, Hawaii is the largest, Kahoolawe is uninhabited, and Nii... Read More »

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How many islands make up the Hawaiian Islands?

There are nine main Hawaiian islands and an additional nine Northwest Hawaiian Islands, for a total of 18. If the various rocks and islets in the area are also included, there are as many as 130 is... Read More »

How many islands& atolls make up Hawaii?

Hawaii is made up of 132 islands. This breaks down to eight main islands and 124 minor islands, reefs and shoals. The eight main islands are Oahu, Maui, Hawaii, Kauai, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe and... Read More »

How many islands are there in the Hawaiian chain?

The Hawaiian Islands consist of eight volcanic islands. The islands' individual names are Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui, Kahoolawe and Hawaii. Hawaii is the largest of the islands, and ... Read More »

How many main Hawaiian islands are there?

Hawaii, the 50th state, has eight main islands. They are Hawaii (the Big Island), Kauai, Maui, Oahu, Lanai, Niihau, Molokai and Kahoolawe. Famous for its pineapples, Hawaii is the most isolated pop... Read More »