Cape Sable (Florida)

Cape Sable (Florida)

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Enchorage is possible only when the weather is fair, near N or S of Middle Cape.
Minimum depht: 7 feet.
East Cape
2010/03/21
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Cape Sable, is the southernmost point of the US mainland Florida. It is located in southwestern Florida, in Monroe County, and is part of the Everglades National Park. The cape is a peninsula issuing from the southeastern part of the Florida mainland, running west and curving around to the north, reaching Ponce de Leon Bay, at the mouth of the Shark River. It forms the southern and western margins of Whitewater Bay.
There are three prominent points on the cape: East Cape, Middle Cape, also known as Palm Point, and Northwest Cape.
2010/03/21
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North cape.
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2013/03/11
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Cape Sable est le point le plus méridional de la Floride continentale et des États-Unis continentaux.
Il est situé au SW de la Floride, dans le comté de Monroe et fait partie du parc national des Everglades.

Le cap est une péninsule allant du SE de la Floride continentale en direction de l'W et s'incurvant vers le N alors qu'elle atteint la Ponce de Leon Bay, à l'embouchure de la Shark River. Il borde au S et à l'W la Whitewater Bay.

Il a trois points connus : East Cape, Middle Cape, connu également sous le nom de Palm Point, et Northwest Cape.

Middle Cape:
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On peut mouiller, par beau temps, au N ou au S de Middle Cape par environ 2 m.
2010/03/21
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