Located about 11 NM SW of Punta Chacaya, Punta Angamos is 220 m high and extends N. It is entirely covered with guano, wich gives it the appearance of a chalky cliff.
A light is shown from the point.
Située à 11 MN environ au SW de la pointe Chacaya, Punta Angamos s'élève à 220 m de haut et s'étend vers le N. Elle est entièrement couverte de guano, ce qui lui donne une apparence de montagne crayeuse.
Elle porte une phare.
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