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For the village in Achaea, see Peristera, Achaea.
Native name: Περιστέρα
Peristera from space.jpg
Peristera is located in Greece
Peristera (Greece)
Coordinates 39°11′N 23°58′E / 39.18°N 23.97°E / 39.18; 23.97Coordinates: 39°11′N 23°58′E / 39.18°N 23.97°E / 39.18; 23.97
Archipelago Sporades
Total islands 2
Highest elevation 250 m (820 ft)
Highest point Mt. Stefani
Region Thessaly
Regional unit Sporades
Municipality Alonnisos
Population 30 (as of 2011)
Postal code 37005
Area code(s) 24240
Vehicle registration BO

Peristera (Greek: Περιστέρα, feminine form of pigeon), also Aspro, locally Xero (meaning dry), is a Greek island in the Sporades. It is administratively part of the municipality of Alonnisos and is also directly east of the namesake island. As of 2011, the resident population of the island was 30.[1]

Nearest islands and islets[edit]

Its nearest islands and islets are Alonnisos to the north and west and Adelfoi Islets to the west.


  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (xls 2,7 MB) (in Greek). National Statistical Service of Greece. 

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