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Description island Isla de La Toja

The inhabited very small island of Isla de La Toja is part of (the island group) islands coast Galicia and is located in the country of Spain, Southern Europe. The distance to the mainland is, quite close about 0.32 km. The surface-area of the island is 1.1 km2 and is therefore 0.003 x times greater than the island of Isle of Wight. The island lies in the Atlantic Ocean and the total coastal length is about 6.4 km and the dimensions of the island are approximately 2.3 km by 0.90 km (maximum width). The island is North-northeast - South-southeast oriented. The highest point is 38 meter. The coordinates (latitude, longitude) of the island (center) for GPS are 42.49 (42°2'56.4756), -8.85 (-8°50'49.1136).

The population is 47 and the population density is thus on 43 inhabitants per square kilometer (compared Isle of Wight 364 inhabitants / km²). The capital of the island is Isla de la Toja (located in the Center of the island). The island is located in the Northwest of the country Spain. It is located in the administrative unit Autonomous Community Galicia (local administrative level-name Comunidad autónoma), in the Province Pontevedra (local administrative level-name Provincia). Direct neighboring islands of Isla de La Toja are (distance from central part island to central part of the neighboring islands):

1) Isla de Arosa Located 6.9 km North of the island.
2) Isla de Salvora Located 13.5 km West of the island.
3) Isla de Ons Located 14.5 km SouthWest of the island.
4) Isla Cortegada Located 15 km NorthNorthEast of the island.
5) Islas Cies Located 29.2 km SouthSouthWest of the island.

There is a ferry connection for cars to the mainland. For pedestrians, there is a ferry connection to the mainland also.
The land use on the island of Isla de La Toja consists of wood 0.3 km2 (25%), wet nature 0 km2 (1%),

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