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Scogli di Mortoriotto (Sardegna)

Scogli di Mortoriotto (Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

Just outside of Mortorio island (at 0,5 NM from Mortorio island) is the rock Mortoriotto, 77 m high, formed by two blocks of granite, the outermost, characterized by the presence of a fire.

The bottom descends to debris at several levels, at 40 m, scattered rocks and coral reef formations. The upper part of the relief is characterized by the channel that separates the two rocks emerging.
18/09/2012
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Joëlle
Juste à l'extérieur de l'île Mortorio (0,5 MN NE de l'île Mortorio) se trouve le rocher de Mortoriotto, de 77 m de haut, formé par deux blocs de granit, le plus à l'extérieur, caractérisé par la présence d'un feu.

Le fond descend jusqu'à un débris de fond à plusieurs niveaux, à 40 m, de rochers épars et de formations de récifs coralliens. La partie supérieure du relief est caractérisée par le canal qui sépare les deux rochers émergents.
18/09/2012
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Joëlle
Scogli di Mortoriotto (Sardegna)
Scogli di Mortoriotto (Sardegna)
18/09/2012
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Joëlle
Appena all'esterno dell'isola Mortorio (0,5 MN NE dell'isola Mortorio) si trova lo scoglio di Mortoriotto, alto da 77 m, formato da due emergenze di granito, la più esterna caratterizzata dalla presenza di un fanale.

Il fondale degrada a balze fino ad un fondo detritico a 40 m con massi sparsi e formazioni di coralligeno. La parte alta del rilievo è caratterizzata dal canale che separa i due scogli emergenti.

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Scogli di Mortoriotto (Sardegna)
Scogli di Mortoriotto (Sardegna)
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315°
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289°
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13nm
312°
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4.6nm
207°
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0.7nm
226°
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Naked island surrounded by rocks, emerged and submerged. It offers 3 bays frequented in summer.

Many birds nest on the island, would safeguard by the ...
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0.9nm
221°
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Cala occidentale (Mortorio)

1nm
224°
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Sheltered of winds.
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Isole Poveri (Sardegna)

1.7nm
277°
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Isole Le Camere (Sardegna)

1.8nm
234°
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2.4nm
237°
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Local Area

Isola di Mortorio (Sardegna)

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Naked island surrounded by rocks, emerged and submerged. It offers 3 bays frequented in summer.

Many birds nest on the island, would safeguard by the ...
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Sardegna North East

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