Gough Island

Gough Island, also known historically as Gonçalo Álvares after the Portuguese explorer, is a rugged volcanic island in the South Atlantic Ocean. It is a dependency of and part of the British overseas territory of .
Latitude
-40.3057° or 40° 18' 20.6" south
Longitude
-9.9969° or 9° 59' 48.7" west
Open Location Code
4CFGM2V3+P7
Elevation
1,719 feet (524 metres)
Geo­Names ID
3370948

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Diego Alvarez
  • Afrikaans: Gougheiland
  • Arabic: جزيرة غوف
  • Armenian: Գոֆ
  • Asturian; Bable: Islla de Gough
  • Azerbaijani: Qof
  • Basque: Gough uhartea
  • Belarusian: Востраў Гоф
  • Belarusian: Гоф
  • Breton: Diego Alvarez
  • Breton: Enez Gough
  • Breton: Gough Island
  • Catalan: Gough
  • Catalan: Illa Diego Álvarez
  • Catalan: Illa Gonçalo Álvares
  • Catalan: Illa Gough
  • Catalan: Illa de Gough
  • Catalan: illa Gough
  • Cebuano: Gough Island
  • Chinese: 戈夫岛
  • Chinese: 戈夫島
  • Chinese: 果夫島
  • Chinese: 歌賦島
  • Czech: Gough
  • Czech: Goughův ostrov
  • Danish: Gough Island
  • Dutch: Gough (eiland)
  • Dutch: Gough
  • Dutch: Gough Island
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: جزيره جوف
  • English: Gonçalo Álvares
  • Esperanto: Gough-Insulo
  • Esperanto: Gough
  • Esperanto: Insulo Gough
  • Finnish: Gough
  • French: Ile Gough
  • French: Ile de Gough
  • French: Île Gough
  • French: Île de Gough
  • French: île Gough
  • Georgian: გოფი
  • German: Gough
  • German: Gough-Insel
  • German: Gough Island
  • German: Goughinsel
  • Greek: Νήσος Γκαφ
  • Hebrew: גוף איילנד
  • Hebrew: האי גוף
  • Hungarian: Gough-sziget
  • Indonesian: Pulau Gough
  • Italian: Gough Island
  • Italian: Isola Gough
  • Italian: isola Gough
  • Japanese: ゴフ島
  • Korean: 고프섬
  • Latvian: Diego Alvares
  • Latvian: Djego Alvaresa sala
  • Latvian: Gofa sala
  • Latvian: Gough Island
  • Lithuanian: Gofo sala
  • Macedonian: Гоф
  • Macedonian: Диего Алварес
  • Norwegian: Gough Island
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Diego Alvarez
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gough Island
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Goughøya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Goughøya
  • Persian: جزیره گوف
  • Polish: Gough
  • Polish: Gough Island
  • Portuguese: Ilha de Gonçalo Álvares
  • Portuguese: Ilha de Gough
  • Portuguese: Ilha gough
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Gough e Inacessível
  • Romanian: Gough
  • Romanian: Insula Gough
  • Russian: Gough island
  • Russian: Гоф
  • Russian: Диего-Альварес
  • Russian: Остров Гоф
  • Russian: Остров Диего-Альварес
  • Sorbian, Upper: Goughowa kupa
  • Spanish: Diego Alvares
  • Spanish: Gough isla
  • Spanish: Isla de Diego Álvarez
  • Spanish: Isla de Gough
  • Swedish: Gough Island
  • Turkish: Gough Adası
  • Ukrainian: Острів Гоф
  • Ukrainian: Острів Гох
  • Vietnamese: Đảo Gough
  • Wu Chinese: 戈夫島
  • Yue Chinese: 歌賦島
  • Gough's Island

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