The islands of the Atlantic Ocean are - except for those in one concentrated region - scattered far and wide, with little in common but their relative obscurity.
The most numerous group of islands are the so-called West Indies and their neighbors, located southeast of
North America, east of Central America, and north of South America. Although part of the Atlantic, this sea forms its own region: the .
The near-polar islands to the far north and south are covered here among the
and islands of the Arctic Ocean .
The remaining islands of the Atlantic run rather intermittently from the southwestern tip of
Europe, past West Africa, across the equator, to the open waters of the South Atlantic.
Cape Verde Islands
Falkland Islands (UK, disputed by Argentina) (Spanish: Islas Malvinas)
Barren Island, Beauchene Island, Beaver Island, Bleaker Island, Carcass Island, George Island, Jason Islands, Keppel Island, Lively Island, New Island, Pebble Island, Saunders Island, Sealion Island, Speedwell Island, Staats Island, Weddell Island, West Point Island
Borðoy, Eysturoy, Fugloy, Hestur, Kalsoy, Koltur, Kunoy, Lítla Dímun, Mykines, Nólsoy, Sandoy, Stóra Dímun, Streymoy, Suðuroy, Svínoy, Vágar, Viðoy
Florida Keys (US)
Agpat, Akilia, Alluttoq, Ammassalik, Anoraliuirsoq, Bjonesk, Clavering, Disko (Qeqertarsuatsiaq), East Jensens, Edvards, Eggers, Eila, Godfred Hansens, Hareon, Hazenland, Helges Halvo, Hendrik, Herbert, Holm, Ikeq, Ile de France, John Murray, Kuhn, Lindhands, Lynns, Warming Island
Madeira ( Portugal)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France)
San Andrés, Providencia and Santa Catalina (Colombia)
Sao Tome and Principe
Tierra del Fuego (Argentina & Chile)
Tristan da Cunha
U.S. coastal islands (north to south)
Mount Desert Island, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket Island, Rhode Island, Block Island, Long Island, Fire Island, Staten Island, Long Beach Island, Brigantine Island, Assateague Island, Chincoteague Island, Sea Islands, Hilton Head Island