Cabo da Roca

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Cape Roca
Cabo da Roca
Cabo da Roca lighthouse.JPG
The Cabo da Roca lichthoose, owerleukin the promontory taewart the Atlantic Ocean
Heichest pynt
PeakCabo da Roca (Sintra-Cascais Naitural Pairk)
Elevation140 m (460 ft)
Coordinates38°46′51″N 9°30′2″W / 38.78083°N 9.50056°W / 38.78083; -9.50056Coordinates: 38°46′51″N 9°30′2″W / 38.78083°N 9.50056°W / 38.78083; -9.50056
Etymologyroca Portuguese for sea cliff
Cape Roca is locatit in Portugal
Cape Roca
Cape Roca
Location o the Cabo da Roca in continental Portugal
Kintra Portugal
SubregionGrande Lisboa
Parent rangeSerra da Sintra

Cabo da Roca (Cape Roca) is a cape which forms the wastrenmaist extent o mainland Portugal an continental Europe (an bi defineetion the Eurasie laund mass). The cape is in the Portuguese municipality o Sintra, near Azóia, in the soothwest o the destrict o Lisbon, formin the wastrenmaist extent o the Serra de Sintra.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Cape Roca". Encyclopædia Britannica. 2008. Retrieved 2008-08-12.