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Cuba

Cuba

Characteristics

Description

The Republic of Cuba , consists of the island of Cuba (the largest and second-most populous island of the Greater Antilles), Isla de la Juventud and several adjacent small islands.
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La république de Cuba est formée de l'île de Cuba (la plus grande île des grandes Antilles), de l'île aux Pins (appelée île de la Jeunesse depuis 1976) et de quelques autres petites îles.
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Localisation

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Sites around Cuba
Flying distances - Direct line

Manati

Port .
28 Apr 11

Gibara

Small port.
28 Apr 11

Strait of Florida

    The Straits of Florida, Florida Straits, or Strait of Havami is a strait located south-southeast of the North American mainlad, generally accepted to be between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, and between the Florida Keys and Cuba. The strait carries ...
6 Apr 12

Grand caymans

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23 May 10

Long Key (ou Rattlesnake key) (Florida Keys)

Long Key was called Cayo Vivora (Rattlesnake Key) by early Spanish explorers, a reference to the shape of the island, which resembles a snake with its jaws open, rather than to its denizens.
In the early 20th century, Long
Key was the site of a luxurious fishing resort that ...
5 Apr 10

Elliot Key (Florida)

Elliott Key is the northernmost of the true Florida
Keys (those 'keys' which are ancient coral reefs lifted above the present sea level), and the largest key north of Key
Largo. It is located entirely within Biscayne National Park.
It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to ...
18 Apr 10

Pickles Reef (Key Largo)

Pickles Reef is located about five and a half nautical miles off the southern part of Key Largo. Visibility is usually 40 to 70 feet, and current isn't ever really too strong. Pickles Reef has no marker or mooring buoys. The depth of the water here ranges from 10' to 25'. It's located ...
1 Apr 10

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park (Key Largo)

The first underwater park in the U.S., John Pennekamp Coral Reef State
Park encompasses approximately 70 nautical square miles.
It is the coral reefs and their associated marine life that bring most visitors to the park.
Many enjoy the view of the reef from a glass-bottom ...
31 Mar 10

Key Vaca (Florida Keys)

Key Vaca is an island in the middle Florida
Keys, located entirely within the borders of the city of Marathon, Florida. It is often incorrectly identified as
"Marathon Key."Key Vaca is located between Fat
Deer Key and Knight's Key. Key Vaca is also connected via bridge to ...
22 Mar 10

Conch Reef (Key Largo)

Conch Reef has one of the best developed reef wall systems in the
Keys. Conch Reef contains stands of rare pillar coral and provides excellent habitat for conch. The seaward side has one of the best developed reef wall systems in the keys. Octocorals and basket sponges are also ...
1 Apr 10

Lower Matecumbe Key (Florida Keys)

The island lies to the southwest of Upper Matecumbe Key, and to the northeast of Craig
Key.
All of the key is within the Village of Islamorada as of November 4, 1997, when it was incorporated.
This key is the site of a number of Indian mounds and middens, most of which were ...
22 Mar 10

White Bank Dry Rocks (Key largo)

Key Largo
Dry Rocks lies within the boundaries of the previous Key
Largo National Marine Sanctuary.Key Largo Dry Rocks is located seaward of White Banks and extends to an approximate depth of 30 feet. Dry Rocks SPA covers an area of approximately 0.05nm2, or about 16ha, and ...
1 Apr 10

Molasses Reef (Key Largo)




This is arguably the most beautiful collection of reefs in all of
Florida! Rather than a single site, Molasses is an extensive reef complex with diving depths from about 10 feet to more than 70. At depths ranging from 10-40 feet, Molasses Reef features high profile ...
1 Apr 10

Mosquito Bank (Key Largo)

In the Key Largo Area are Mosquito Banks, at a short distance from the Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. Mosquito Bank overlies a concave low-elevation indentation or reentrant in the bedrock depression beneath Hawk Channel. Sediments in Mosquito Bank are mostly muddy sands with ...
31 Mar 10

Christ of the Abyss (Key Largo)

Christ of the Abyss is a 8 1/2 foot, 4,000 pound bronze sculpture of
Jesus Christ that stands in 25 feet of water off of Key Largo, Florida.
It is located near Dry Rocks, about six miles east-northeast of the Key
Largo Cut, in the John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park.
This ...
7 Aug 14

Montego Bay

The "Montego Bay Convention" or United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)  signed in 1982, defined the law of the sea (maritime highway code).
5 Jul 11

Crocker Reef (Plantation Key)

Crocker
Reef (Buoy 12) is located about 4 miles southeast of Snake
Creek in Islamorada.  This reef is primarily an intermediate to deep spur
& groove system typical of the outer reef along most of the Florida Keys. Not far from the navigation buoy pictured above ...
16 Apr 12

Rodiguez Key (Key Largo)

Rodriguez Key is a nearshore mangrove island surrounded by a shallow mud bank. A branching-coral and coralline-algae zone protects the muddy surface and mangroves of the island.Northern anchorage is possible only when the weather is fair.
31 Mar 10

Alligator Reef (Upper Matecumbe)

Alligator Reef is located 200 yards offshore of Alligator
Light, between coral heads, 3.5 NM SE of Lower Matecumbe Key.USS Alligator was launched, November 2, 1820, and commissioned in
March 1821. Alligator's short, but intensive, period of naval service was
involved with ...
18 Apr 12

Bahai De La Habana

Large harbor well protected .
28 Apr 11

Rodriguez Key anchorage (Key Largo)

Lies to the north of Rodriguez Key, northwest of Hawk Channel's unlighted daybeacon #37.
Be careful, Rodriguez Key Watch out for very shallow water especially to the north of the key. Maximum depth: 6 feet.
Fair weather only anchorage.
16 Apr 12

Molasses Reef Marina (Key Largo)

Situated at mile marker 100 on the Atlantic Ocean.
Tel: (305) 451-9411
29 Mar 10

Key Biscayne (Miami)

Key Biscayne is an island located in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, between the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne
Bay. It is the southernmost of the barrier islands along the Atlantic coast of Florida, and lies south of Miami Beach and southeast of Miami. The Key is connected ...
18 Apr 12

Blue Waters Marina (Key Largo)

  Blue Waters Marina
is located in Tavernier just minutes off the Atlantic Ocean in the Florida
Keys. Blue Waters Marina is just
50 miles north of Marathon and 93 miles
north of Key West. The marina is located approx. 60 nautical miles south of the Government ...
16 Apr 12
Local Area

NW Atlantic Ocean

Entre le Groenland et la mer du Nord, l'Atlantique est séparé de l'Océan Arctique par le seuil de Wyville-, zone relativement peu profonde (entre 300 et 1250 m) et de laquelle émerge l'Islande.
Au Nord, c'est-à-dire déjà dans l'océan Arctique, on trouve le bassin de Norvège, ...
19 Mar 15

Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands are a British overseas territory located in the western Caribbean Sea, comprising the islands of Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman. It is a global offshore financial services centre and one of the leading tourist scuba diving destinations in the world.
15 Dec 07

Jamaica

Jamaica  is an island nation of the Greater Antilles. Formerly a Spanish possession known as Santiago, it later became the British West Indies Crown colony of Jamaica. It is the third most populous anglophone country in the Americas, after the United States and Canada.
2 Aug 09

Haïti

Haiti (English pronounced /?he?ti?/; French Haïti pronounced [aiti]; Haitian Creole: Ayiti), officially the Republic of Haiti (République d'Haïti ; Repiblik d Ayiti), is a French and Creole speaking Latin American country located in the Greater Antilles archipelago on the Caribbean ...
6 Jan 08

Panama (Caribbean)

Panama is a country in Central America situated between North and South America. It is bordered by Costa Rica to the West, Combia to the Southeast, the Caribbean to the North and the Pacific Ocean to the South.
The main cruising attractions in Panama are the 365 San Blas islands ...
28 Dec 15
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