Ilhéu Laje Branca

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Ilhéu Laje Branca
Geography
Location Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 15°18′47″N 23°08′13″W / 15.313°N 23.137°W / 15.313; -23.137Coordinates: 15°18′47″N 23°08′13″W / 15.313°N 23.137°W / 15.313; -23.137
Length 0.08 km (0.05 mi)
Width 0.07 km (0.043 mi)
Highest elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Administration
Cape Verde
Municipality Maio
Demographics
Population 0

Ilhéu Laje Branca[1] is an uninhabited islet near the north coast of Maio Island, Cape Verde 320 metres (0.20 miles) north. It lies about 400 metres (0.25 miles) from the coast.[2]

Laje Branca is 172 metres (564 ft) long and 148 metres (486 ft) wide. Its shoreline is 582 metres (636 yd) long.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Irwin, Aisling; Wilson, Colum (2009-01-15). Ilhéu Laja Branca at Google Books (in Spanish). ISBN 9781841622767. 
  2. ^ Map of Sea Bird Conservation. sia.cv (in Portuguese). 
  3. ^ MAHOT, Cartographic Source 2012