The Sibuyan Sea
is a small sea in the Philippines
that separates the Visayas
from the northern Philippine island of Luzon
. It is bounded by the island of Panay
to the south, Mindoro
to the west, and to the north the Bicol Peninsula
of Luzon Island.
The islands of Romblon lie inside the Sibuyan Sea.
The Battle of the Sibuyan Sea was fought here on October 24, 1944.