Celebes


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a mountainous island in eastern Indonesia

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The summit gave us an almost 360-degree view of the Celebes Sea.
Por esta razon, en la inauguracion de una casa de los alfures de Minahassa, de Celebes, el sacerdote ejecuta una ceremonia con el proposito de reinstalar sus almas a los moradores.
The US and Philippine navies held coordinated patrols in the Sulu Sea to stop members of the 28-year old the Abu Sayyaf Group from continuing piracy in the Sulu and Celebes Seas.
The 5th Bomb Group (H) followed a similar course of action, alternating between oil refineries of Borneo, Japanese shipping from Morotai through the Sulu Sea, and airfields throughout the Philippine Islands, Celebes, Halmaheras, and Borneo.
His elite troops were considered the last resort to restore order in South Celebes, where anarchy reigned.
El pasado 13 de enero, la revista Nature publico en linea el articulo "Earliest Hominin Occupation of Sulawesi, Indonesia" (Primeros hominidos pobladores de Sulawesi, Indonesia), del paleoantropologo Gerrit van den Bergh de la Universidad de Wollongong, Australia y colaboradores de Australia, Paises Bajos, Indonesia y Dinamarca, quienes informaron del hallazgo de herramientas liticas en la isla de Sulawesi (probablemente en indonesio provenga de sula: isla y besi: hierro), que en espanol se conoce como Celebes, por el nombre que en 1512 le dieron sus descubridores portugueses.
First we have Batavia situated in Longitude 127[degrees]5'; and the south-west point of Celebes 11[degrees]20' more to eastward, so that we get for the longitude of the south-west point of Celebes 138[degrees]25'; now from the south-west point of Celebes to the easternmost islands of the Salomonis, where the chart reads "Hoorensche eylanden" we reckon 47[degrees]20'; so that we get for the longitude of the Hoorentsche islands 185[degrees]45'.
Among his other dives are Sipadan Island, in the Celebes Sea off the east coast of Malaysia, and the Indian Ocean just off the coast of the Maldives.
Participating companies are Celebes Coconut Corporation, GSL Premium Food Export Corporation, Herbanext Laboratories, Islamic Da'wah Council of the Philippines, JNRM Corporation, Malagos Agri-Venture Corporation, Mama Sita's, Pacific Isles International Trading, Inc.
Il est borde a l'est par la mer des Philippines, a l'ouest par la mer de Chine et au sud par la mer de Celebes, mais se trouve plus populairement dans l'ocean Pacifique.
Many B-Town Celebes like Imran Khan, Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap, Kabir Bedi joined in the ladies to celebrate their success.
Indonesia sent a ship to join the search for the fishermen, who may have been swept toward the Celebes Sea from the Pacific Ocean off southern Mindanao Island, said military spokesman Captain Severino David.
The Indonesian government sent a ship to join the search for the fishermen, who may have been swept toward the Celebes Sea from the Pacific Ocean off southern Mindanao Island, said regional military spokesman Capt.
9, was located in the Celebes Sea, 67 kilometres (42 miles) west of Palimbang town on the southern island of Mindanao, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.