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Cabo de Santa Pola (C Blanca)

Cabo de Santa Pola (C Blanca)

Characteristics

Description

A promontory, which terminates at Cape of Santa Pola,  is marked N by a deep ravine.
The Cape of Santa Pola is located NE of the town of same name, in the province of Alicante.

Coming from S Cape marks the start of the Bay of Alicante.

The lighthouse is a tower on top of the cape, to 138 m above sea level, about 360 meters from shore.

A submarine pipeline (gas) lies 5 miles N of Cabo de Santa Pola and is marked by a lighted buoy at its seaward extremity.
Several gas storage tanks stand near the shore of the bay, W of this terminal. It is reported (1994) that vessels up to 140m in length and 8.5m draft can be handled here.
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Cabo de Santa Pola (C Blanca)
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Un promontoire, qui se termine au cap de Santa Pola, est marqué au N par un profond ravin.
Le cap de Santa Pola est situé au NE de la ville du même nom, dans la province d'Alicante.

En venant du S le cap marque le début de la baie d'Alicante.

Le phare se trouve sur une tour située sur le dessus du cap, à 138 m au-dessus du niveau de la mer, à environ 360 m de la rive.

Un gazoduc sous-marin (gaz) se trouve à 5 miles au N de Cabo de Santa Pola et est marqué par une bouée lumineuse à son extrémité vers le large.
Plusieurs réservoirs de stockage de gaz se tiennent près de la rive de la baie, à l'W de ce terminal. Il est rapporté (1994) que les navires jusqu'à 140m de long et 8,5 m de TE peuvent y accéder.
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Le cap San Pola vu du N
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Cabo San Paola vu du large
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Sites around Cabo de Santa Pola (C Blanca)
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Santa Pola marina (C. Valenciana)

2.5nm
238°
Santa Pola marina is located between Cabo de Santa Pola in N and Cabo Cervera in S.
Notable point: the island of Tabarca, long, narrow, low and horizontal profile. It is marked, besides the yellow tower of the lighthouse, by walls surrounding the castle of San Pablo and by a village.At ...
8 Jun 19

Ensenada de Benidorm (C Blanca)

26nm
45°
Ensenada de Benidorm lies between Cabezo del Tosal and Punta de la Escaleta, 3 miles E.  the small hill Canfali, which forms a promontory in the center of the cove of Benidorm, divides the coast into two splendid sandy beaches, the Levant and the Ponant.

This bay affords ...
20 May 12

Marina d' Alicante (C. Valenciana)

7.7nm
11°
Only 50 meters from Alicante city centre, Marina Alicante is located inside the commercial harbour, after the outer harbor to port.
T. 965 21 36 00
F. 965 21 31 77
748b. (<50 m)

Warning: it is prohibed anchor in harbor.
20 May 12

Puerto de Albufereta (C. Valenciana)

9.7nm
20°
Located N Alicante bay, just before Punta de La Cala.T. 96 515 44 91F. 96 526 58 48M. Info@cnacb.es230 b.Draugh: 3 m
20 May 12

Marina de Las Dunas (C. Valenciana)

8.5nm
225°
The Guardamar Marina, or Las Dunas Marine, is well sheltered, located at the mouth of the Segura River, at the N of the city.
T / F. 965 971 938M. marinadelasdunas@yahoo.es494 pl. (<15 m)
8 Jun 19

Cabo de Las Huertas (C Blanca)

10nm
30°
The lighthouse is located on the tip of Las Huertas cape, overlooking the bay of San Juan beach.

Las Huertas Cape marks the end of the bay of Alicante, coming from the S.
20 May 12

Puerto El Campello (C. Valenciana)

14nm
24°
Situated in S Tabarka island and N Benidorm island, the marina El Campello is located below watchtower erected between 1554 and 1557.
El Campello is open to S/SW swell.T. 965.631.748F. 965.631.964475 b. (<15 m) includ. 140 visit.
21 May 12

Punta La Illeta (C Bianca)

14nm
25°
1 NM N of Punta del Rio, N El Campello marina, an old islet (La Illeta islet) is connected at the land by a a roadway. It is dominated by the tower of Illeta.
20 May 12

Islas Hormigas (Cabo de Palos-Murcia)

34nm
192°
Hormigas islands located in the region of Murcia, 2MN and a half from the coast.
Las Hormigas, formed by a chain of islets and rocky shoals, extends up to 3 miles NE of Cabo de Palos.

Islas Hormiga, the largest islet of this chain, lies 2.3 miles NE of the ...
7 Jun 19

Marina International de Torrevieja 

16nm
209°
Marina Torrevieja belongs to the province of Alicante. By its location and its facilities this port is ideal to make a stop in transit or to spend unforgettable days, as well by its climate as for the services offered by the port and by a big city accessible by foot. Beaches, restaurants, ...
7 Jun 19

Algar de Almadraba (C Valenciana)

47nm
31°
Algar de la Almadraba, centered about 6 miles NW of Denia, is an extensive area of foul ground which lies off this stretch of coast. This area has depths of 25 to 36m and heavy seas are raised over it by onshore winds.
23 May 12
Local Area

Bahia de Alicante (C Blanca)

Bahia de Alicante lies between Cabo de Santa Pola and Cabo de las Huerta, 10 miles NE. The town and the harbourare located N bay.
This bay is easily identified by the mountains and hills in its vicinity, and  the castle Santa Barbara, located on the top Mount Benacantil, overlooking ...
6 Jun 12

Costa Blanca

The Costa Blanca  refers to over 200 kilometres of Mediterranean coastline in the Alicante province and lies until Costa Càlida, from Cabo de la Nao to Cabo de Palos.The Costa Blanca is located on the mediterranean shore, with 219 km of coast with beaches, coves and ...
14 May 12

Costa Valencia

The Valencian Community is one of the seventeen autonomous communities of Spain. Its capital city Valencia. The second city in population is Alicante and the third is  Elche. Because of its location, Valencia has been for centuries the gateway to the Mediterranean to ...
19 May 12

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At S and E, Spain is bordered by the Mediterranean sea, except for a small land boundary with the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar.The boundary between Spain and France lies in the vicinity of Punta Falco, which is located 1 mile NE of PortBou. In the Mediterranean ...
14 May 12

Méditerranée - Mediterranean

La Méditerranée est reliée à l'océan Atlantique par le détroit de Gibraltar à l'ouest, à la mer de Marmara et à la mer Noire par les Dardanelles et le Bosphore à l'est. Le canal de Suez au sud-est relie la Méditerranée à la mer Rouge.
Îles méditerranéennesLes principales ...
13 Mar 15
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