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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -28.01021 lat : 39.05220
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: -28°0'36.7416 lat : 39°0'1.8792
Surface area: 60.7 km2 (0.16 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 41.6 km
Average height: 126 metre
Length island: 12.5 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 8.5 km
Name : Caldeira São Mateus da Praia (402 metre)
Orientation island: Northwest - Southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 4393
Population density: 71.8 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Praia Da Graciosa (O)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Graciosa
Archipelago (island group): Azores
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) São Jorge 45.6 km SouthSouthWest
2) Pico 67.8 km SouthWest
3) Faial 78.1 km WestSouthWest
4) Terceira 80.4 km SouthSouthEast
5) São Miguel 266.3 km SouthSouthEast
Country: Portugal
Location in Country: West-northwest
Name Região Autónoma: Autonomous Region Azores
Name Concelho: municipality Santa Cruz da Graciosa
Main place: Santa Cruz da Graciosa
Location Main place: North-northeast
Sea: Atlantic Ocean
Distance to main land: 1593 km
Nearest Country: Portugal
Type Rock outcrop: vulcanic
island-Type: island in sea


Topographic islandmap Graciosa

Graciosa map

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Height map of Graciosa

Graciosa Digital terrain model - DTM



Relief: Height Classes in percentages


Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Graciosa

Weather Type: Clear
Current temperature: 20 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the South at 11 MPH
Winddirection: South
Atmospheric pressure: 1025 mb
Weather-page: Graciosa

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

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Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: No
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 3756 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: No
Bicycle facilities: No

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

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