Cansado is a coastal town in north-western on the peninsula. It is located in the Department in the .

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La Batterie is a village in north-western on the peninsular.

is a ghost town on the Atlantic coast at the southern tip of , on the western side of the peninsula which is split in two by the Mauritania–Western Sahara border, 15 kilometres west of . is situated 6 km west of Cansado. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5 es.

is the second largest city in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


20.8534° or 20° 51' 12.1" north
-17.0325° or 17° 1' 57.1" west
11 metres (36 feet)
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