Vrgada

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Vrgada
Geography
Location Adriatic sea
Coordinates 43°51′08″N 15°30′08″E / 43.852231°N 15.50231°E / 43.852231; 15.50231Coordinates: 43°51′08″N 15°30′08″E / 43.852231°N 15.50231°E / 43.852231; 15.50231
Area 3.7 km2 (1.4 sq mi)
Highest elevation 115 m (377 ft)
Country
Croatia
Demographics
Population 249 1

Vrgada is an island off the coast of Croatia in the Adriatic Sea. It is located halfway between Zadar and Šibenik, in the archipelago northwest of Murter and south of Biograd na moru, 2.5 nautical miles (4.6 km) from the mainland.2 It has area of 3.7 square kilometres (1 square mile).34 and population of 242.5 The only settlement on the island is also named Vrgada6 and is surrounded with pine forest.47 Main industries are agriculture and fishing.4 On northeast coast, there are several small coves.4

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