Tikehau is a coral atol in the Palliser Islands group, part of Tuamotu Archipelago in French Polynesia. Tikehau is located 340 km northeast of Tahiti in the Tuamotu Islands. The nearest atoll is Rangiroa located 12 km to the east. The atoll’s oval-shaped lagoon is 27 km long and 19 km wide with a lagoon are of about 461 km2 . The atoll is made up of two main islands and numerous islets. The atoll is surrounded by an almost continuous coral reef. The islands and islets are covered with coconut palms. The main village is called Tuherahera.
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