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TUSCAN ARCHIPELAGO

The Tuscan Archipelago lies between Corsica and the Tuscan coast and contains seven major islands (Capraia, Elba, Giannutri, Giglio, Gorgona, Montecristo and Pianosa); all are protected as part of the Arcipelago Toscano National Park. The Archipelago extends 166 kilometres (103 mi) from the northernmost island (Gorgona) to the southernmost (Giannutri) and 56 kilometres (35 mi) from the westernmost (Capraia) to the Tuscan coast.

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Main Islands (from north to south):
Gorgona: 2.23 km2, population 220, 18.6 nautical miles from mainland.

Capraia: 19.3 km2, population 415, 28.2 nautical miles from mainland.

Elba: 223.5 km2, population 32290, 5.0 nautical miles from mainland.

Pianosa: 10.25 km2, population 10, 26.5 nautical miles from mainland.

Giglio: 21.21 km2, population 1442, 7.75 nautical miles from mainland.

Montecristo: 10.39 km2, population 2, 34.0 nautical miles from mainland.

Giannutri: 2.60 km2, population 10, 6.3 nautical miles from mainland.

There are several islets in the archipelago including:

• Cerboli (Piombino Channel)

• Formiche di Grosseto (Grosseto)

• Isola della Cappa (Giglio)

• Isola Corbella (Elba)

• Isola di Ortano (Elba)

• Isola della Peraiola (Capraia)

• Isola dei Topi (Piombino Channel)

• Isole Gemini (Elba)

• Isolotto della Scarpa (Pianosa)

• Isolotto della Scola (Pianosa)

• Palmaiola (Piombino Channel)

• Scoglietto di Portoferraio (Elba)

and skerries as:

• Faraglione del Giglio

• Formiche di Capraia (Capraia)

• Formiche della Zanca (Elba)

• Isola dei Liscoli (Elba)

• Le Scole (Giglio)

• Meloria Shoal (Livorno)

• Scoglio d’Africa (Corsica Channel)

• Scoglio Forano (Pianosa)

• Scoglio del Gatto (Capraia)

• Scoglio della Manza (Capraia)

• Scoglio dell’Ogliera (Elba)

• Scoglio del Remaiolo (Elba)

• Scoglio della Triglia (Elba)

• Vada Shoal (Vada)

Others islets and skerries that are not part of the archipelago:

• Argentarola (Monte Argentario)

• Isolotto di Porto Ercole

• Isolotto dello Sparviero

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TUSCAN ARCHIPELAGO

The Tuscan Archipelago lies between Corsica and the Tuscan coast and contains seven major islands (Capraia, Elba, Giannutri, Giglio, Gorgona, Montecristo and Pianosa); all are protected as part of the Arcipelago Toscano National Park. The Archipelago extends 166 kilometres (103 mi) from the northernmost island (Gorgona) to the southernmost (Giannutri) and 56 kilometres (35 mi) from the westernmost (Capraia) to the Tuscan coast.

43°32′, 45N – 10°17′, 3E

Main Islands (from north to south):
Gorgona: 2.23 km2, population 220, 18.6 nautical miles from mainland.

Capraia: 19.3 km2, population 415, 28.2 nautical miles from mainland.

Elba: 223.5 km2, population 32290, 5.0 nautical miles from mainland.

Pianosa: 10.25 km2, population 10, 26.5 nautical miles from mainland.

Giglio: 21.21 km2, population 1442, 7.75 nautical miles from mainland.

Montecristo: 10.39 km2, population 2, 34.0 nautical miles from mainland.

Giannutri: 2.60 km2, population 10, 6.3 nautical miles from mainland.

There are several islets in the archipelago including:

• Cerboli (Piombino Channel)

• Formiche di Grosseto (Grosseto)

• Isola della Cappa (Giglio)

• Isola Corbella (Elba)

• Isola di Ortano (Elba)

• Isola della Peraiola (Capraia)

• Isola dei Topi (Piombino Channel)

• Isole Gemini (Elba)

• Isolotto della Scarpa (Pianosa)

• Isolotto della Scola (Pianosa)

• Palmaiola (Piombino Channel)

• Scoglietto di Portoferraio (Elba)

and skerries as:

• Faraglione del Giglio

• Formiche di Capraia (Capraia)

• Formiche della Zanca (Elba)

• Isola dei Liscoli (Elba)

• Le Scole (Giglio)

• Meloria Shoal (Livorno)

• Scoglio d’Africa (Corsica Channel)

• Scoglio Forano (Pianosa)

• Scoglio del Gatto (Capraia)

• Scoglio della Manza (Capraia)

• Scoglio dell’Ogliera (Elba)

• Scoglio del Remaiolo (Elba)

• Scoglio della Triglia (Elba)

• Vada Shoal (Vada)

Others islets and skerries that are not part of the archipelago:

• Argentarola (Monte Argentario)

• Isolotto di Porto Ercole

• Isolotto dello Sparviero

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