Alderney Race

The Alderney Race is a strait that runs between and , a cape at the northwestern tip of the in Normandy. A strong current runs through the race north of the Passage de la Déroute, a treacherous passage separating the Cotentin from the .

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St Anne or Saint Anne is the capital and the main town of in the . is situated 9 km west of Alderney Race. Photo: selkovjr, CC BY 2.0.

Alderney Race

  • Type: Marine channel
  • Description: strait that runs between Alderney and Cap de la Hague
  • Category: strait
  • Location: ,
Latitude
49.7° or 49° 42' north
Longitude
-2.0833° or 2° 5' west
Open Location Code
8CXVMWX8+XM
Geo­Names ID
3032393

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