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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 9.89867 lat : 43.42896
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 9░53'55.2048 lat : 43░25'44.2524
Surface area: 2.2 km2 (0.006 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 9.4 km
Average height: 110 metre
Length island: 2.1 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 1.5 km
Name : Punta Gorgona (254 metre)
Orientation: No maindirection-circular

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 147
Population density: 65 inh/km2

Naming - Location

Local native name: Gorgona
Archipelago (island group): Tuscan Archipelago
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Capraia 43.9 km South
2) Elba 77.2 km SouthSouthEast
3) Pianosa 93.9 km South
4) Montecristo 126.1 km SouthSouthEast
5) Del Giglio 144.6 km SouthEast
Country: Italy
Location in Country: West-northwest
Name regione: Region Tuscany
Name Provincia : Province Livorno
Main place: Gorgona Scalo
Location Main place: West-northwest
Sea: Tyrrhenian Sea
Distance to main land: 33.4 km
Nearest Country: Italy
Type Rock outcrop: rocky surface
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks: Tuscan Archipelago National Park


Topographic islandmap Gorgona

Gorgona map

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Relief: Height Classes in percentages


Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Gorgona

Weather Type: Mostly Cloudy
Current temperature: 13.6 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the NNE at 2.3 MPH Gusting to 2.4 MPH
Winddirection: NNE
Atmospheric pressure: 1017 mb
Weather-page: Gorgona

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

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Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: No
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 1338 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
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 Gorgona

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 Nature   1.9 km2 
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 Agriculture   0.4 km2 
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 Urban area   0 km2 
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