Bubuan is an island in the Philippines under the jurisdiction of Hadji Panglima Tahil in the province of Sulu. The island lies within the Sulu Sea.

Bubuan has an approximate area of 8.24 square kilometers or 3.18 square miles, and roughly has a coastline length of 22.28 kilometers or 13.84 miles. The island is situated at approximately 6.1892, 120.9897. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8 meters or 26.25 feet above mean sea level.


  1. Land area figures and coastline length were calculated from OpenStreetMap data.
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