Star Keys

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The Star Keys are group of five rocky islets in the Chatham Archipelago, about 12 kilometres (7 mi) east of Pitt Island They are called Motuhope in Moriori and Māori.[1] The archipelago is part of New Zealand, whose South Island lies 800 kilometres (497 mi) to the west.

Star Keys
Motuhope (Moriori/Māori)
Chatham-Islands map topo en.svg
Map showing location of Star Keys
Coordinates44°13′18″S 176°00′11″W / 44.2217°S 176.003°W / -44.2217; -176.003
ArchipelagoChatham Islands

The largest of the Star Keys is Round Islet.


  1. ^ Government of New Zealand, Dept. of Conservation (1999) Chatham IslandsConservation Management Strategy, map 6. Accessed on 2012-07-13.

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Coordinates: 44°13′18″S 176°00′11″W / 44.2217°S 176.003°W / -44.2217; -176.003