Tawitawi is an island in the Philippines under the jurisdiction of the province of Tawi-Tawi. Major marine waterbodies adjacent to the island include Sulu Sea and Celebes Sea.

Tawitawi has an approximate area of 632.19 square kilometers or 244.09 square miles, and roughly has a coastline length of 234.18 kilometers or 145.51 miles. The island is situated at approximately 5.1984, 120.0356. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 152 meters or 498.69 feet above mean sea level.

Cities and towns

There are 5 cities/municipalities covering the island of Tawitawi:


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