Petalida

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Petalida
Πεταλίδα
Petalida Islet.jpg
The islet of Petalida in the distance.
Geography
Coordinates 35°36′02″N 23°35′22″E / 35.60056°N 23.58944°E / 35.60056; 23.58944Coordinates: 35°36′02″N 23°35′22″E / 35.60056°N 23.58944°E / 35.60056; 23.58944
Archipelago Cretan Islands
Country
Greece
Region Crete
Regional unit Chania
Demographics
Population 0 (as of 2001)

Petalida (Greek: Πεταλίδα, "limpet"), also known as Xera (pronounced Ksera), is an islet close to the northern coast of Crete in the Aegean Sea. It is located between the island of Imeri Gramvousa and the mainland. Administratively, it is located within the municipality of Kissamos, in Chania regional unit.

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