Santo Antão

Santo Antão is the second biggest of the islands and very different from its barren neighbor, São Vicente, you'll be using as its gateway. Santo Antão is the most northern and the most western island of the archipelago, with the area of 779 km², maximum length of 43 km and maximum width of 24 km.
Photo: Konstantin Krismer, CC BY 3.0.

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is a small village on the southwest side of Santo Antão in . Photo: Kogo, GFDL.

Localities in the Area

is a settlement in the central part of the island of Santo Antão, .

Santo Antão

17.0688° or 17° 4' 7.5" north
-25.1826° or 25° 10' 57.2" west
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1,091 metres (3,579 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: سانتو أنتاو
  • Belarusian: Востраў Санту-Антан
  • Belarusian: Санту-Антан
  • Breton: Enez Santo Antão
  • Breton: Santo Antão
  • Catalan: Illa de Santo Antão
  • Catalan: Santo Antão
  • Cebuano: Ilha de Santo Antão
  • Chinese: 圣安唐岛
  • Chinese: 聖安唐島
  • Czech: Santo Antão
  • Danish: Santo Antão
  • Dutch: Santo Antao
  • Dutch: Santo Antão
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: سانتو انتاو
  • English: Santo Antão, Cape Verde
  • English: Santo Antão Island
  • Estonian: Santo Antão
  • Finnish: Santo Antao
  • Finnish: Santo Antão
  • French: Santo Antao
  • French: Santo Antão
  • Gallegan: Santo Antão, Cabo Verde
  • German: Santo Antao
  • German: Santo Antão
  • Greek: Νησί Σάντο Αντάο
  • Greek: Σάντο Αντάο
  • Guarani: Ypa'ũ Santo Antão
  • Hungarian: Santo Antão-sziget
  • Indonesian: Santo Antão, Tanjung Verde
  • Italian: Santo Antao
  • Italian: Santo Antão
  • Japanese: Santo Antão
  • Japanese: サント・アンタン島
  • Kabuverdianu: Santu Antãu
  • Kabuverdianu: Sintanton
  • Kabuverdianu: Sontonton
  • Korean: 산투안탕섬
  • Latin: Sanctus Antonius
  • Letzeburgesch: Santo Antão
  • Lithuanian: Santo Antano sala
  • Lithuanian: Šv. Antano sala
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Santo Antão
  • Northern Frisian: Santo Antão (Kapwerden)
  • Northern Frisian: Santo Antão
  • Norwegian: Santo Antão
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Santo Antão
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Santo Antão
  • Persian: سانتو آنتیاو، دماغه سبز
  • Persian: سانتو آنتیاو، کیپ ورد
  • Polish: Santo Antao
  • Polish: Santo Antão
  • Portuguese: Ilha de Santo Antão
  • Portuguese: S. Antão
  • Portuguese: Santo Antão
  • Romanian: Santo Antão
  • Russian: Санту-Антан
  • Russian: Санту Антау
  • Slovenian: Santo Antão
  • Spanish: Isla Santo Antão
  • Spanish: Isla de Santo Antao
  • Spanish: Isla de Santo Antão
  • Spanish: Santo Antao
  • Spanish: Santo Antão
  • Swedish: Santo Antao
  • Swedish: Santo Antão
  • Ukrainian: Санту-Антан (Кабо-Верде)
  • Urdu: سانتو انتآو، کیپ ورڈی
  • Wolof: Santo Antão
  • Ilha de Santo Antao

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