Fuerteventura

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Fuerteventura
Fuerteventura kueste1 750px.jpg
Fuerteventura - Cliffs at La Pared
Spain Canary Islands location map Fuerteventura.svg
Geografie
Location Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 28°20′N 14°1′W / 28.333°N 14.017°W / 28.333; -14.017
Airchipelagae Canary Islands
Aurie 1,659.74 km2 (640.83 sq mi)
Coastline 304 km (188.9 mi)
Heichest elevation 807 m (2,648 ft)
Admeenistration
Demografics
Demonym majorero/-a
Population 113,275
Pop. density 68.25 /km2 (176.77 /sq mi)
Leids Spaingie, speceefically Canarian Spaingie
Additional information
Time zone
 • Summer (DST)

Fuerteventura (pronoonced: [fweɾteβenˈtuɾa]; leeterally meanin "strang fortune", is ane o the Canary Islands, in the Atlantic Ocean an is pairt o the North Africae region, poleetically pairt o Spain. At 1,660 square kilometres (641 square miles), it is the seicont lairgest o the Canary Islands, efter Tenerife. It wis declared a biosphere reserve bi UNESCO in Mey 2009. Its caipital is Puerto del Rosario.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Estadística del Territorio" [Territory Statistics] (in Spaingie). Instituto Canario de Estadística (ISTAC). Retrieved 2019-08-14. 
  2. "Real Decreto 1458/2018, de 14 de diciembre, por el que se declaran oficiales las cifras de población resultantes de la revisión del Padrón municipal referidas al 1 de enero de 2018" [Royal Decree 1458/2018, of 14 December, by which the population values resulting from the review of the municipal register of 01 January 2018 are declared official] (PDF). BOE (in Spaingie). 2018-12-29. Retrieved 2019-08-14.