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Punta Marginetto (Maddalena)

Punta Marginetto (Maddalena)



Punta Marginetto is the low point, N of the island of La Maddalena.
It faces Barrettinelli islands defining Pass Barettinelli.

Barettinetti pass is narrow and deep. Strong currents travel it and when there is rough seas the waves are of considerable magnitude.

Punta Marginetto est la pointe basse, au N de l'île de la Maddalena.
Elle fait face aux îlots Barrettinelli qui délimitent la passe de Barettinelli.

La passe Barettinetti est étroite et profonde. De forts courants la parcourent et en cas de mer agitée les vagues prennent une ampleur considérable.

Punta Marginetto (Maddalena)
Punta Marginetto vue du NE
2007:08:02 11:01:10
Punta Marginetto è la punta bassa, al N della Maddalena.
Si affaccia sulle isole Barrettinelli che delimitano il Passo Barettinelli.

Passaggio Barettinetti è stretto e profondo.Nella strettoia si incanalano sempre forti correnti e, in caso di mare mosso, le onde assumono dimensioni notevoli.

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