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The inhabited large island of Mull (local name Muile) is part of (the island group) Inner Hebrides and is located in the country of Great Britain , Western Europe. The distance to the mainland is, quite close about 1.7 km. The surface-area of the island is 870.6 km2 and is therefore 2.3 x times greater than the island of Isle of Wight. The island lies in the Atlantic Ocean and the total coastal length is about 408.9 km and the dimensions of the island are approximately 47 km by 28 km (maximum width). The highest point is 966 meter and is named Ben More. The coordinates (latitude, longitude) of the island (center) for GPS are 56.44 (56°26'6.5868), -6.02 (-6°1'11.3772).

The population is 2667 and the population density is thus on 3 inhabitants per square kilometer (compared Isle of Wight 364 inhabitants / km²). The capital of the island is Tobermory (located in the Northeast of the island). The island is located in the North-northwest of the country Great Britain . It is located in the administrative unit Council area Argyll and Bute (local administrative level-name council area), in the Ward Oban South and the Isles (local administrative level-name Ward).
There is a ferry connection for cars to the mainland. For pedestrians, there is a ferry connection to the mainland also.
The land use on the island of Mull consists of Sand - Rock 8.1 km2 (1%), wood 153.9 km2 (18%), nature 548.5 km2 (63%), wet nature 93.7 km2 (11%), and agriculture 56.4 km2 (7%),

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