Canary Islands

The Canary Islands, also known informally as the Canaries, is a Spanish archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, in a region known as . At their closest point to the African mainland, they are 100 kilometres west of .
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is the largest of the Canary Islands and is a great place to travel. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

is the third largest island in the Canary Islands and has the largest population. Photo: Sebatan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital and largest city of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the Canary Islands, in the Atlantic Ocean. Photo: Nailemfa, CC BY 4.0.

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is one of the islands that makes up the Canary Islands. Photo: NorbertNagel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the second smallest island of the Canary Islands. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an island of the Canary Islands, which are an integral part of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the smallest island of the Canary Islands. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a volcanic island and one of the 8 inhabited islands of the Canary Islands archipelago. Photo: Liproj, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Canary Islands

Latitude of center
28.043° or 28° 2' 34.8" north
Longitude of center
-15.6116° or 15° 36' 41.8" west
Population
2,100,000
Elevation
644 metres (2113 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4312523253
Geo­Names ID
2593110
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Tigzirin Tiknariyin
  • Afrikaans: Kanariese Eilande
  • Albanian: Ishujt Kanare
  • Amharic: ካናሪያስ ደሴቶች
  • Arabic: Islas Canarias
  • Arabic: الجزر الخالدات
  • Arabic: جزر الخالدات
  • Arabic: جزر الكناري
  • Arabic: جزر كناري
  • Arabic: جزر كنارية
  • Arabic: قائمة جزر جزر الكناري
  • Arabic: منطقة جزر الكناري
  • Arabic: منطقة جزر الكناري الذاتية الحكم
  • Arabic: منطقة جزر الكناري ذاتية الحكم
  • Arabic: منطقة حكم ذاتي جزر الكناري
  • Arabic: منطقه جزر الكناري ذاتيه الحكم
  • Aragonese: Canarias
  • Armenian: Կանարյան կղզիներ
  • Arpitan: Canaries
  • Asturian: Canaries
  • Azerbaijani: Kanar adaları
  • Bashkir: Канар
  • Bashkir: Канар утрауҙары
  • Basque: Kanariak
  • Belarusian: Канарскі архіпэляг
  • Belarusian: Канарскія астравы
  • Bengali: কানারি দ্বীপপুঞ্জ
  • Bengali: ক্যানারিদ্বীপপুঞ্জ
  • Bosnian: Kanarska ostrva
  • Breton: Kanariez
  • Bulgarian: Канарски острови
  • Burmese: ကနေရီကျွန်းစု
  • Catalan: Canarias
  • Catalan: Canàries
  • Catalan: Illes Canàries
  • Catalan: illes Canàries
  • Cebuano: Canary Islands
  • Central Kurdish: دوورگەکانی کەناری
  • Chechen: Канаран гӀайренаш
  • Chechen: Канаран гӀайреш
  • Chinese: Canaria Kûn-tó
  • Chinese: 加納利群島
  • Chinese: 加那利亞群島
  • Chinese: 加那利群岛
  • Chinese: 加那利群島
  • Cornish: Canarias
  • Corsican: Canarie
  • Corsican: Isule Canarie
  • Corsican: isule Canarie
  • Croatian: Kanari
  • Czech: Kanárské ostrovy
  • Czech: Kanáry
  • Danish: De Kanariske Øer
  • Danish: Kanariske Øer
  • Dimli (individual language): Adeyê Kanarya
  • Dutch: Canarische Eilanden
  • Egyptian Arabic: جزر الكنارى
  • English: Canaries
  • English: Canary
  • English: Islas Canarias
  • English: the Canaries
  • English: 🇮🇨
  • Esperanto: Kanariaj Insuloj
  • Esperanto: Kanarioj
  • Estonian: Kanaari saared
  • Extremaduran: Canárias
  • Faroese: Kanarisku oyggjarnar
  • Fiji Hindi: Canary Islands
  • Finnish: Islas Canarias
  • Finnish: Kanaria
  • Finnish: Kanariansaaret
  • French: Canaries
  • French: Îles Canaries
  • Gagauz: Kanariya adaları
  • Galician: Illas Canarias
  • Georgian: კანარის კუნძულები
  • German: Kanaren
  • German: Kanarische Inseln
  • Greek: Κανάρια Νησιά
  • Greek: Κανάριες Νήσοι
  • Guianese Creole French: Zil Kanari
  • Gujarati: કેનેરી આઈલેન્ડ
  • Haitian: Canaries
  • Hakka Chinese: Canaria Khiùn-tó
  • Hausa: Canaria Khiùn-tó
  • Hausa: Canary Islands
  • Hausa: Nā Moku Manu Mele
  • Hausa: Tsibirin Kanariyas
  • Hawaiian: Nā Moku Manu Mele
  • Hebrew: האיים הקנריים
  • Hindi: कैनरी द्वीपसमूह
  • Hungarian: Kanári-szigetek
  • Icelandic: Kanaríeyjar
  • Ido: Kanarii
  • Indonesian: Kepulauan Canaria
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Canarias
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Insulas Canari
  • Interlingue: Insules Canarias
  • Irish: Na hOileáin Chanáracha
  • Italian: Canarie
  • Italian: Isole Canarie
  • Italian: isole Canarie
  • Jamaican Creole English: Kianieri Ailanz
  • Japanese: カナリアス
  • Japanese: カナリア諸島
  • Javanese: Kapuloan Canaria
  • Javanese: Kapuloan Canary
  • Kabardian: Канар хы тӀыгухэр
  • Kabyle: Tigzirin Tiknariyin
  • Kannada: ಕೆನರಿ ದ್ವೀಪಗಳು
  • Kazakh: Канар аралдары
  • Kirghiz: Канария аралдары
  • Korean: 카나리아 제도
  • Kurdish: Giravên Qenariyê
  • Ladino: Izlas Kanarias
  • Ladino: Kanarias
  • Latin: Canariae Insulae
  • Latvian: Kanāriju Salas
  • Latvian: Kanāriju salas
  • Ligurian: Isoe Canaïe
  • Limburgan: Canarische eilenj
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Isolas Canario
  • Lithuanian: Kanarų salos
  • Low German: Kanariese Eiloanden
  • Lower Sorbian: Kanariske kupy
  • Luxembourgish: Kanaresch Inselen
  • Macedo-Romanian: Canarias
  • Macedonian: Канарски Острови
  • Malagasy: Nosy Kanaria
  • Malay: Kepulauan Canaria
  • Malay: Kepulauan Canary
  • Malayalam: കനേറി ദ്വീപുകൾ
  • Maori: Islas Canarias
  • Marathi: कॅनरी द्वीपसमूह
  • Min Nan Chinese: Canaria Kûn-tó
  • Mingrelian: კანარიშ კოკეფი
  • Mongolian: Канарын Арлууд
  • Mongolian: Канарын арлууд
  • Neapolitan: Isule Canarie
  • Nepali: क्यानरी द्विप
  • Northern Frisian: Kanaaren
  • Northern Luri: میناڤە یا قأناری
  • Northern Sami: Kanáriasullot
  • Norwegian: Kanariøyene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kanariøyene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kanariøyane
  • Novial: Isles Kanarias
  • Occitan (post 1500): Illas Canàrias
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Fortunatus iegland
  • Ossetian: Канары сакъадæхтæ
  • Pedi: Canary Islands
  • Persian: جزایر قناری
  • Piemontese: Ìsole Canarie
  • Polish: Wyspy Kanaryjskie
  • Portuguese: Canárias
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Canárias
  • Quechua: Kanarya wat'akuna
  • Quechua: Kanarya watakuna
  • Romanian: Insulele Canare
  • Russian: Автономная область Канарских Островов
  • Russian: Канарские Острова
  • Russian: Канарские острова
  • Samogitian: Kanaru salas
  • Sardinian: Isulas Canarias
  • Sardinian: Ìsulas Canàrias
  • Saterfriesisch: Kanariske Ailounde
  • Scots: Canary Islands
  • Scottish Gaelic: Na h-Eileanan Canàrach
  • Serbian: Канарска Острва
  • Serbian: Канарска острва
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kanari
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kanarski otoci
  • Shan: မူႇၵုၼ် ၶႅၼ်ႇၼရီႇ
  • Sicilian: Isuli Canarii
  • Sicilian: Ìsuli Canarii
  • Sinhala: කැනරි දූපත්
  • Slovak: Kanárske ostrovy
  • Slovenian: Kanarski otoki
  • South Azerbaijani: قناری آدالاری
  • Southern Sotho: Canarias
  • Southern Sotho: Canary Islands
  • Spanish: Canarias
  • Spanish: Comunidad Autónoma de Canarias
  • Spanish: Comunidad Canaria
  • Spanish: Islas Afortunadas
  • Spanish: Islas Canarias
  • Spanish: archipiélago canario
  • Sundanese: Kapuloan Kanaria
  • Swahili: Visiwa vya Kanari
  • Swedish: Islas Canarias
  • Swedish: Kanarieöarna
  • Swiss German: Kanarischi Insle
  • Tagalog: Canarias
  • Tajik: Ҷазираҳои Канари
  • Tajik: Ҷазираҳои Канарӣ
  • Tamil: கேனரி ஐலன்ட்ஸ்
  • Tamil: கேனரி தீவுகள்
  • Tatar: Канар утраулары
  • Telugu: కానరీ దీవులు
  • Telugu: కానరీ ద్వీపములు
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะคะเนรี
  • Thai: หมู่เกาะคะแนรี
  • Tosk Albanian: Kanarische Inseln
  • Turkish: Kanarya Adaları
  • Turkmen: Kanar adalary
  • Udmurt: Канар шормуӵъёс
  • Ukrainian: Канарські острови
  • Upper Sorbian: Kanariske kupy
  • Upper Sorbian: Kanary
  • Urdu: جزائر کناری
  • Uzbek: Kanar orollari
  • Venetian: Ìxołe Canarie
  • Venetian: Ìxołe Canàrie
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Canaria
  • Walloon: Iyes Canareyes
  • Waray (Philippines): Islas Canarias
  • Welsh: Yr Ynysoedd Dedwydd
  • Western Frisian: Kanaryske Eilannen
  • Western Mari: Канар ошмаотывлӓ
  • Western Panjabi: کناری جزیرے
  • Wolof: Duni Kanaari
  • Wu Chinese: 加那利群岛
  • Xhosa: Iziqithi zeCanary
  • Yakut: Канаар арыылара
  • Yakut: Канар арыылара
  • Yiddish: קאנארי אינזלען
  • Yiddish: קאנארישע אינזלען
  • Yoruba: Àwọn Erékùṣù Kánárì
  • Yue Chinese: 加那利群島
  • Zulu: Iziqhingi iKhaneli
  • Adey Kanarya
  • Canarias Tlātlālhuāctli
  • Isoe Canaie
  • Канар тӀыгухэр

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