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Capo Pecora (Sardegna)

Capo Pecora (Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

Pecora cape is a small projection, 18 m high, wich is joined to the coast by a low tretch of land. It is dominated 1,3 NM to E by "del Gaurdiano" tip (478 m high).

It is shaped by the constant action of water and Mistral.

An above-water rock is W of the cape.

Between Pecora cape and Frasca cape, 19 NM N, the coast is is steep, rugged, and healthy.

7/11/2012
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Le cap Pecora est un saillant de la côte, haut de 18 m, qui est rejoint à la côte par une basse langue de terre. Il est dominé à 1,3 MN à l'E par le pic caractéristique "del Guardiano" (478 m de haut).

Il est modelé par l'incessante action de l'eau et du Mistral.

Un rocher emmergé se trouve sur le côté W du cap.

Entre le cap Pecora et le cap Frasca, à 19M au N, la côte est élevée, escarpée et saine.
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Capo Pecora (Sardegna)
7/11/2012
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Capo Pecora è un punto culminante della costa, 18 m di altezza, che è collegata alla terraferma da una lingua di terra bassa. È dominato a 1,3 MN all'E dal picco caratteristico "del Guardiano" (478 m di altezza).

E' modellato dall'incessante azione dell'acqua e dal vento di Maestrale.

E' una roccia emersa sul lato W del promontorio.

Tra Capo Pecora e Capo Frasca, a 19MN, N, la costa è alta, ripida e sana.

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Capo Pecora (Sardegna)
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Flying distances - Direct line

Baia di Portixeddu (Sardegna)

1.6nm
124°
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Porto turistico di Buggerru (Sardegna)

3.2nm
165°
Small marina located in the large Portixeddu bay tra Punta S. Nicolo e Capo Pecora. It is the only possible stop between Carloforte and Oristano. It is in Buggarru town.The Port is limited to yachts with shallow draft. The entrance and funds within the port are especially low because ...
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Cala Domestica (Buggeru Sardegna)

4.8nm
180°
Behind Rama tip is  a small deep bay which ends with a sandy beach. It is very picturesque and protected from S winds, but dangerously exposed to the Mistral.

If time permits, you can anchor in the cove splendid.

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Punta Rama (Buggeru Sardegna)

4.8nm
182°
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Scoglio Pan di Zucchero (Sardegna)

7.4nm
172°
Pan di zucchero cliff is the most remarkable of small islands that are found in this part of the Sardinian coast.

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Porto Flavia Nebida (Sardegna)

7.3nm
169°
Porto Flavia is an abandoned mine site since recent decades.
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Laveria Lamarmora (Nebida Sardegna)

9.1nm
164°
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Capo Altano (Sardegna)

13nm
182°
Altano cape is high (106 m) and rocky.Dei Meli island is W cape.With Altano cape opens the archipelago del Sulcis area.Beware to tuna nets which are generally indicated and may extend to approximately 3 NM W Cape.
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Isola dei Meli (Capo Altano Sardegna)

13nm
184°
Dei Meli or Scogliu Mannu island (rocks large), 11 m high, is 0,5 NM W from Altano cape. It is surrounded by rocks.
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Cala Paglietto (Portoscuso Sardegna)

14nm
181°
It is a small bay delimited by two rocks, one of wich has the Portoscuso tower.Beware at rocks that surrounded the N rocky tip.Well protected from the Mistral.

Anchor to 5/7 m, by good weather.
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Porto turistico Marina di Portoscuso (Sardegna)

15nm
179°
Portoscuso is a small modern marina. The village is pleasant despite its proximity to the industrial area of Portovesme. 385 b. (<25 m) tel 0781 507248 Before entering the marina call the management with VHF
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Torre di Portoscuso (Sardegna)

15nm
180°
Portoscuso tower lies on a hill overlooking the small maritime town, including the small Ghinghetta cove and the cliff of Port Paleddu. Strategic location from wich you can maintain eye contact with the other coastal towers (Calasetta and Carloforte).
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Local Area

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