Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are an Atlantic territory of off the coast of and . The Canary archipelago consists of 8 inhabited islands, and a few smaller uninhabited ones.

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is the second smallest island of the .

, informally known as La Laguna, is a city in .

is the largest of the and is a great place to travel.

is a city of the island of .


is the third largest island in the and has the largest population.

is in the , part of . The resorts of are in the south and southeast of the island, most of them are only a few decades old.

is one of the islands that makes up the .

is a volcanic island and one of the 8 inhabited islands of the archipelago which administratively belongs to .

is an island of the , which are an integral part of .

is in the . is the smallest island in the Canary archipelago, with only 278 km² of surface.

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Canary Islands

  • Type: island
  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 2,130,000
  • Latitude of center: 28° 2' 34.8" (28.043°) north
  • Longitude of center: 15° 36' 41.8" (15.6116°) west
  • Elevation: 644 meters (2113 feet)
  • Wikidata: Canary Islands
  • Wikimedia Commons: Canary Islands

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Other Names for Canary Islands

Danish: Kanariske Øer, Dutch: Canarische Eilanden, English: Fortunate Isles, English: The Canaries, Esperanto: Kanariaj Insuloj, Finnish: Kanariansaaret, French: Les îles Canaries, French: Îles Canaries, German: Kanaren, German: Kanarische Inseln, Italian: Isole Canarie, Norwegian: Kanariøyene, Portuguese: Ilhas Canárias, Spanish: Archipielago de Las Canarias, Spanish: Archipiélago Canario, Spanish: Canarias, Spanish: Islas Canarias, Swedish: Kanarieholmarna, Swedish: Kanarieöarna, Canaries, Guanche Republic
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