Ilhéu dos Pássaros

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Ilhéu dos Pássaros
Ilheu dos passarosSantoAntao.jpg
Ilheu dos Pássaros in front of Santo Antão
Location Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 16°54′36″N 25°00′40″W / 16.910°N 25.011°W / 16.910; -25.011Coordinates: 16°54′36″N 25°00′40″W / 16.910°N 25.011°W / 16.910; -25.011
Length 0.22 km (0.137 mi)
Width 0.10 km (0.062 mi)
Highest elevation 83 m (272 ft)
Cape Verde
Municipality São Vicente
Population 0

Ilhéu dos Pássaros is an uninhabited islet near the north coast of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde. It lies about 1.3 km west of the headland Ponta João Ribeiro, and 3.5 km northwest of Mindelo city centre. It lies between the Porto Grande Bay and the Canal de São Vicente, the channel of the Atlantic Ocean that separates the islands of São Vicente and Santo Antão. There is a lighthouse on the island.

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