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For a detailed description of this island, see our info-island-page:Capraia

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 9.81908 lat : 43.03778
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 9°49'8.6736 lat : 43°2'16.0044
Surface area: 19.2 km2 (0.051 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 28.9 km
Average height: 180 metre
Length island: 7.9 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 3.8 km
Name : Monte Castello (445 metre)
Orientation island: North - South

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 410
Population density: 22 inh/km2

Naming - Location

Local native name: Capraia
Archipelago (island group): Tuscan Archipelago
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Gorgona 43.9 km North
2) Elba 46.2 km SouthEast
3) Pianosa 53.8 km SouthSouthEast
4) Montecristo 87.9 km SouthSouthEast
5) Corsica 113.4 km SouthWest
Country: Italy
Location in Country: Center
Name regione: Region Tuscany
Name Provincia : Province Livorno
Main place: Capraia
Location Main place: East-northeast
Sea: Tyrrhenian Sea
Distance to main land: 52.3 km
Nearest Country: Italy
Type Rock outcrop: vulcanic
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks: Tuscan Archipelago National Park


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Weather at Capraia

Weather Type: Mostly Cloudy
Current temperature: 18.6 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the South at 15.0 MPH
Winddirection: South
Atmospheric pressure: 1016 mb
Weather-page: Capraia

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

coming soon: car rental
Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: Yes
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 1388 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Ferry - Car - connect with another island - Island hopping: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with another island: No
Bicycle facilities: No

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

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Landuse Capraia

 Forest   0.4 km2 
 2% 
 Nature   17.6 km2 
 91% 
 Agriculture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Wet nature   0 km2 
 0% 
 Water   0.1 km2 
 1% 
 Urban area   0.3 km2 
 2% 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 0% 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Rock outcrop   0.9 km2 
 5%