- Wetar Strait
The Wetar Strait ( _id. Selat Wetar) separates the eastern part of the island of
Timorfrom the island of Wetar. It thus lies between the nations of Indonesiato the north and East Timorto the south. To the west is Atauro, and beyond it the Ombai Strait; while to the east is the southern part of the Banda Seaand the southernmost of the Maluku Islands. At its narrowest point, the strait is 36 km across.
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