Buracona is a small bay in the northwest of the island of , . The bay is approximately 5 km north of the village . The bay is part of the 5.45 km2 protected landscape of Buracona-Ragona, which covers the coast between Palmeira and Ponta Preta, and the mountain Monte Leste.

Localities in the Area

is a town in the northwestern part of the island of , . is situated 4½ km south of Buracona. Photo: brunobarbato, CC BY 3.0.

is a remote village in the northern part of the island of , . is situated 5 km east of Buracona. Photo: Cayambe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital and main commercial centre of the island and municipality of , . is situated 7 km southeast of Buracona. Photo: Cayambe, CC BY-SA 3.0.


16.7988° or 16° 47' 55.7" north
-22.992° or 22° 59' 31.3" west
11 metres (36 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 194088699
Geo­Names ID
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  • Catalan: Buracona
  • French: Buracona
  • Low German: Buracona

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