Comino

Maltese island

Comino (Maltese: Kemmuna), formerly called Ephaestia,[1][2] is a small island of the Maltese archipelago between the islands of Malta and Gozo in the Mediterranean Sea. It is 3.5 square kilometres (1.4 sq mi) in area. It has a population of only three residents, following the death of the fourth resident in 2017.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. The historical guide to the island of Malta and its dependencies. p. 79.
  2. Ciantar, Giovannantonio (1772). "Malta illustrata". 1–2. Stamperia del Palazzo di S.A.S. MDCCLXXII, by Giovanni Mallia: 370–371. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  3. "Comino loses one of its four residents". Times of Malta. 7 May 2017. Archived from the original on 7 May 2017.