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Coast / Coast

#1 Keweenaw Peninsula

The Keweenaw Peninsula ( / ˈ k iː w ɪ n ɔː / KEE -wi-naw , sometimes locally /ˈkiːvənɔː/ ) is the northernmost part of Michigan 's Upper Peninsula . It projects into Lake Superior and was the site of the first copper boom in the United States , leading to its moniker of " Copper Country ." As of the

#2 Mejillones

Mejillones is a Chilean port city and commune in Antofagasta Province in the Antofagasta Region . Its name is the plural form of the Spanish mejillón meaning " mussel ", referring to a particularly abundant species and preferred staple food of its indigenous inhabitants. It is situated in the northe

#3 Placencia

Placencia is a small village located in the Stann Creek District of Belize . Village in Stann Creek, Belize Placencia Village Maya Beach, Placencia Placencia Coordinates: 16°30′50″N 88°22′0″W Country   Belize District Stann Creek Constituency Stann Creek West Elevation 11   m (36   ft) Population  

#4 Arica

Arica ( / ə ˈ r iː k ə / ə- REE -kə ; Spanish:   [aˈɾika] ) is a commune and a port city with a population of 222,619 in the Arica Province of northern Chile 's Arica y Parinacota Region . It is Chile's northernmost city, being located only 18   km (11   mi) south of the border with Peru . The city

#5 Lebu, Chile

Lebu is a port city and commune in central Chile administered by the Municipality of Lebu. Lebu is also the capital of Arauco Province in Bío Bío Region . It lies on the south bank of the mouth of the Lebu River . City and commune in the Bío Bío Region, Chile City and Commune in Bío Bío, Chile Lebu

#6 Ministers of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

The minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard ( French : ministre des pêches, des océans et de la Garde côtière canadienne ) is the minister of the Crown in the Canadian Cabinet responsible for supervising the fishing industry, administrating all navigable waterways in the country,

#7 Nanjizal

Nanjizal ( Cornish : Porth Nansusel , meaning "cove of the howling valley"), [note 1] also known as Mill Bay, is a beach and cove in the civil parish of St Levan , Cornwall , United Kingdom . Situated one mile to the south-east of Land's End , Nanjizal has no direct access via road, [3] and is usual

#8 Crimea

Crimea [lower-alpha 1] ( / k r aɪ ˈ m iː ə / ( listen ) kry- MEE -ə ) is a peninsula in Eastern Europe , on the northern coast of the Black Sea . It has a population of 2.4 million, [1] made up mostly of ethnic Russians , with significant Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar minorities. [2] The peninsula is

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Island / Island

#1 Chambers Island

Chambers Island , named in honor of Col. Talbot Chambers , is a 2,834 acre (4.428 sq. mi.) island in Green Bay , about 7 miles (11   km) off the coast of the Door Peninsula , near Gibraltar , Wisconsin . It is part of the Town of Gibraltar in Door County . [2] Chambers Island Chambers Island on Octo

#2 Tahiti

Tahiti ( English: / t ə ˈ h iː t i / ; Tahitian [taˈhiti] ; [2] French pronunciation:   ​ [ta.i.ti] ; previously also known as Otaheite ) is the largest island of the Windward group of the Society Islands in French Polynesia . It is located in the central part of the Pacific Ocean and the nearest ma

#3 Cayo Sur

Cayo Sur (meaning South Cay ) is a small uninhabited island less than two hectares in size located in the Caribbean sea . The surrounding area has an abundance of fish and oil . This article includes a list of general references , but it lacks sufficient corresponding inline citations . ( May 2019 )

#4 Ufenau

Ufenau is an island located, with the neighbouring island of Lützelau , in Lake Zürich in Switzerland between Freienbach ( 0.9   km (0.56   mi) away) and Rapperswil ( 2.5   km (1.6   mi) away). Highlights on Ufenau include St. Peter & Paul church, St. Martin's chapel, and Ufenau's idyllic landscape

#5 Detroit Island

Detroit Island is an island in Lake Michigan in the southern part of the town of Washington in Door County , Wisconsin , United States. The island has a land area of 2.578   km² (0.9955 sq mi, or 637.12 acres ), [1] [2] out of which 27.6% is open to the public. [3] The northern end of the island bor

#6 Lemnos

Lemnos or Limnos ( Greek : Λήμνος ; Ancient Greek : Λῆμνος ; Turkish : Limni ) is a Greek island in the northern part of the Aegean Sea . Administratively the island forms a separate municipality within the Lemnos regional unit , which is part of the North Aegean region . The principal town of the i

#7 Fort Carroll

Fort Carroll is a 3.4-acre (1.4   ha) artificial island and abandoned hexagonal sea fort in the middle of the Patapsco River , just south of Baltimore, Maryland . It is named for Charles Carroll of Carrollton (1737–1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence . For the Civil War defense facili

#8 Osmussaar

Osmussaar ( Swedish : Odensholm , German : Odinsholm ) is an Estonian island situated in the mouth of the Gulf of Finland in the Baltic Sea , 7.5   km off the Estonian mainland. Administratively the island is part of Lääne-Nigula Parish in Lääne County . Its area is 4.8   km 2 (1,200 acres) . Island

#9 Deadman's Island (San Pedro)

Deadman's Island was one of two islands near San Pedro, Los Angeles, California in the 19th century. The land, sometimes referenced as Dead Man's Island, Isla Del Muerto , and Reservation Point , was dredged away in 1928 as part of a harbor development effort. [1] Rattlesnake Island, the other islet

#10 La Palma

La Palma ( Spanish pronunciation:   [la ˈpalma] , locally   [lɐ ˈpɑ(l)mɐ] ), also known as La isla bonita ( English: The Beautiful Island ) and officially San Miguel de La Palma , is the most north-westerly island of the Canary Islands , Spain . La Palma has an area of 708 square kilometres (273   s

#11 Flat Holm

Flat Holm ( Welsh : Ynys Echni ) is a Welsh island lying in the Bristol Channel approximately 6   km (4   mi) from Lavernock Point in the Vale of Glamorgan . It includes the most southerly point of Wales. [1] Island in Wales Flat Holm Native name: (Welsh) Ynys Echni Flat Holm in April 2008 Geography

#12 Pakistan Islands Development Authority Ordinance

The Pakistan Islands Development Authority Ordinance (ORDINANCE NO. XI OF 2020) is an order by the president of Pakistan to establish an authority for the development and management of the islands in the internal waters and territorial waters of Pakistan. The head office is ordered to be established

#13 Maro Reef

Maro Reef ( Hawaiian : Nalukākala - "surf that arrives in combers ") is a largely submerged coral atoll located in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands . It was discovered in 1820 by Captain Joseph Allen of the ship Maro , after whose ship the reef was named. With a total area of 747 square miles (1,93

#14 Måseskär

Måseskär (en: The Gull Skerry ) is a rocky island and a lighthouse station located in the sea of Skagerrak on the west coast of Sweden. Lighthouse Måseskärs lighthouse Måseskär Location Måseskär , Orust Municipality , Sweden Coordinates 58°05′38″N 11°19′49″E Tower Constructed 1978   Construction fib

#15 Moon Island (Massachusetts)

Moon Island is an island in Quincy Bay , in the middle of Boston Harbor , Massachusetts . It is the location of the Boston Fire Department Training Academy, and Boston Police Department shooting range. All of the land on the island is owned by the City of Boston but the island is under the jurisdict

#16 Long Island (Massachusetts)

Long Island is located in Boston Harbor , Massachusetts . The island is part of the City of Boston , [1] [2] and of the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area . The island is 1.75 miles (2.82   km) long and covers 225 acres (0.9   km 2 ) . Island in Boston Harbor This article is about Long I

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Mountains / Mountains

#1 Kirti Stambh (mountain)

Kirti Stambh is a mountain of the Garhwal Himalaya in Uttarakhand India.The elevation of Kirti Stambh is 6,270 metres (20,571   ft) and its prominence is 100 metres (328   ft) . It is 128th highest located entirely within the Uttrakhand. Nanda Devi , is the highest mountain in this category. It lies

#2 Berchtesgaden Alps

The Berchtesgaden Alps ( German : Berchtesgadener Alpen ) are a mountain range of the Northern Limestone Alps , named after the market town of Berchtesgaden located in the centre. The central part belongs to the Berchtesgadener Land district of southeastern Bavaria , Germany , while the adjacent are

#3 Uluru

Uluru ( / ˌ uː l ə ˈ r uː / ; Pitjantjatjara : Uluṟu [ˈʊlʊɻʊ] ), also known as Ayers Rock ( / ˈ ɛər z / AIRS ) and officially gazetted as Uluru   / Ayers Rock , [1] is a large sandstone formation in the centre of Australia . It is in the southern part of the Northern Territory , 335   km (208   mi)

#4 Mount Larcom, Queensland

Mount Larcom is the name of a mountain, a rural town and locality in the Gladstone Region , Queensland , Australia. [2] [3] [4] In the 2016 census , the locality of Mount Larcom had a population of 361 people. [5] Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap   Download coordinates as: KML Town in Queens

#5 Hawk Mountain

Hawk Mountain is a mountain ridge, part of the Blue Mountain Ridge in the Appalachian Mountain chain , located in central-eastern Pennsylvania near Reading and Allentown . The area includes 13,000 acres (5,300   ha) of protected private and public land, including the 2,600-acre (1,100   ha) Hawk Mou

#6 Aso Caldera

Aso caldera (also known as Asosan , the Aso Volcano or Mount Aso , although the later term usually is used related to its currently active vents) is a geographical feature of Kumamoto Prefecture , Japan . It stretches 25 kilometers north to south and 18 kilometers east to west. The central core "Aso

#7 List of volcanoes in Indonesia

The geography of Indonesia is dominated by volcanoes that are formed due to subduction zones between the Eurasian plate and the Indo-Australian plate . Some of the volcanoes are notable for their eruptions, for instance, Krakatoa for its global effects in 1883, [1] the Lake Toba Caldera for its supe

#8 Tianmen Mountain

Tianmen Mountain ( simplified Chinese : 天 门 山 ; traditional Chinese : 天門山 ; pinyin : Tiānmén Shān ; lit. 'Heaven's Gate Mountain' ) is a mountain located within Tianmen Mountain National Park, Zhangjiajie , in the northwestern part of Hunan Province , China . Mountain in China Tianmen Mountain 天门山 H

#9 Temple Mount

The Temple Mount ( Hebrew : הַר הַבַּיִת , romanized:   Har haBayīt , lit.   ' Mount of the House [of the Holy] ' ), also known as al-Ḥaram al-Sharīf ( Arabic : الحرم الشريف, lit. 'The Noble Sanctuary'), al-Aqsa Mosque compound , or simply al-Aqsa Mosque ( المسجد الأقصى , al-Masjid al-Aqṣā , lit. 'T

#10 Mount Hooper

Mount Hooper is a 12,349-foot-elevation (3,764   meter) mountain summit located west of the crest of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Fresno County of northern California , United States. [5] It is set within the John Muir Wilderness , on land managed by Sierra National Forest . It is situated 4.

#11 List of people who died on the Presidential Range

The Presidential Range in the White Mountains of New Hampshire consist of a series of mountains whose maximum elevation reaches 6,288 feet (1,917   m) and represent some of the highest mountains in the United States east of the Mississippi River . Fatalities in this area are dominated by those that

#12 John Day Fossil Beds National Monument

John Day Fossil Beds National Monument is a U.S. national monument in Wheeler and Grant counties in east-central Oregon . Located within the John Day River basin and managed by the National Park Service , the park is known for its well-preserved layers of fossil plants and mammals that lived in the

#13 Ollagüe

Ollagüe ( Spanish pronunciation:   [oˈʝaɣwe] ) or Ullawi ( Aymara pronunciation:   [uˈʎawi] ) is a massive andesite stratovolcano in the Andes on the border between Bolivia and Chile , within the Antofagasta Region of Chile and the Potosi Department of Bolivia. Part of the Central Volcanic Zone of t

#14 Mafadi

Mafadi is a peak on the border of South Africa and Lesotho. At a height of 3,446.1 metres (11,306   ft) , [1] it is the highest mountain in the nation of South Africa, but is lower than Thabana Ntlenyana , the highest peak in Lesotho which is, at 3,482 metres (11,424   ft) , the highest point in Sou

#15 Idanre Hill

The Idanre Hill , or Oke Idanre is located in Idanre town in Ondo State of southwestern Nigeria . [1] Hills in Ondo State, Nigeria Views from the Idanre Hills. The Idanre hill is well-known for its landscape. [2] [3] Its wide variety on cultural sites as 'Owa's Palace', shrines, The Old Court, Belfr

#16 Ngula Bulgarabang Regional Park

Ngula Bulgarabang Regional Park (colloquially Radiata Plateau ) is a parcel of land on the upper Blue Mountains western escarpment, NSW, Australia. The area comprises a well-defined plateau to the west of Pulpit Hill Road, Katoomba, with an area of 756 Acres of pristine natural bushland bordering th

#17 Ribnica Lodge

The Ribnica Lodge ( Slovene : Ribniška koča ; 1,505   m (4,938   ft) ) is the highest mountain lodge in the Pohorje Mountains (northeastern Slovenia ). It lies on a small plateau below Little Black Peak ( Mali črni vrh ) in the central area of the Pohorje Hills. The lodge is open all year round. It

#18 Solsbury Hill

Little Solsbury Hill (more commonly known as Solsbury Hill ) is a small flat-topped hill and the site of an Iron Age hill fort , above the village of Batheaston in Somerset , England. The hill rises to 625 feet (191   m) above the River Avon , which is just over 1 mile (2   km) to the south, and giv

#19 Adi Kailash

Adi Kailash ( Kumaoni : आदि कैलाश), also known as Shiva Kailash , Chota Kailash , Baba Kailash or Jonglingkong Peak , is a mountain located in the Himalayan mountain range in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand , India . Mountain in Uttarakhand, India Adi Kailash Adi Kailash Location in India Sh

#20 2021 Cumbre Vieja volcanic eruption

An eruption at the Cumbre Vieja volcanic ridge , comprising the southern half of the Spanish island of La Palma in the Canary Islands , lasted from 19 September to 13 December 2021. [7] It was the first volcanic eruption on the island since the eruption of Teneguía in 1971 . [8] At 85 days, it is th

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Reservoir / Reservoir

#1 Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake is a glacially fed lake in Banff National Park , 14 kilometres (8.7   mi) outside the hamlet of Lake Louise , Alberta , Canada . It is situated in the Valley of the Ten Peaks , at an elevation of approximately 1,884 metres (6,181   ft) . The lake has a surface area of 50 hectares (120 a

#2 Bujagali Hydroelectric Power Station

The Bujagali Power Station is a hydroelectric power station across the Victoria Nile that harnesses the energy of its namesake; the Bujagali Falls , in Uganda . Construction began in 2007 and concluded in 2012. It was officially inaugurated on 8 October 2012 by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and

#3 Tempe Town Lake

Tempe Town Lake is an artificial perennial reservoir located just north of Tempe Butte at the confluence of the intermittent Salt River and the ephemeral Indian Bend Wash in Tempe, Arizona , United States. The reservoir receives much of its water from the Colorado River via the Central Arizona Proje

#4 Lake Stevens, Washington

Lake Stevens is a city in Snohomish County , Washington , United States, that is named for the lake it surrounds. It is located 6 miles (9.7   km) east of Everett and borders the cities of Marysville to the northwest and Snohomish to the south. The city's population was 28,069 at the 2010 census , b

#5 Lake Elkhorn

Lake Elkhorn is a 37-acre (150,000   m 2 ) [2] reservoir located in the Owen Brown area of Columbia, Maryland . It is Columbia's third and largest lake. [3] [4] Its main features are a small dam and a park with a picnic pavilion and a two-mile (3   km) walking path around the lake. The path was buil

#6 Lake Wallenpaupack

Lake Wallenpaupack is a reservoir in Northeastern Pennsylvania . After Raystown Lake , it is the second-largest lake contained entirely in Pennsylvania . It comprises 52 miles (84 kilometers) of shoreline, with a length of 13 miles (21 kilometers) and a maximum depth of 60 feet (18 meters) , and has

#7 Lake Barombi Mbo

Lake Barombi Mbo or Barombi-ma-Mbu is a lake near Kumba in the Southwest Region of Cameroon . It is located in the Cameroon volcanic chain , and is the largest volcanic lake in this region. [2] It is one of the oldest radiocarbon-dated lakes in Africa, [6] with the youngest lava flow in it being abo

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River / River

#1 Wimmera River

The Wimmera River , an inland intermittent river of the Wimmera catchment, is located in the Grampians and Wimmera regions of the Australian state of Victoria . Rising in the Pyrenees , on the northern slopes of the Great Dividing Range , the Wimmera River flows generally north by west and drains in

#2 Waldangelbach

Waldangelbach is a river of Baden-Württemberg , Germany . It flows into the Leimbach in Wiesloch . River in Germany This article may be expanded with text translated from the corresponding article in German . (September 2011) Click [show] for important translation instructions. View a machine-transl

#3 Big Run (North Fork South Branch Potomac River tributary)

Big Run is a river of 13 miles in length, located one-and-a-half miles west of Spruce Knob in Monongahela National Forest , in Pendleton County, West Virginia . It is a tributary of the North Fork South Branch Potomac River . River in West Virginia, United States Big Run Big Run, just after it leave

#4 East Malling Stream

The East Malling Stream , known locally as "The Stream", rises at Well Street, East Malling , Kent, and flows in a generally easterly direction to join the River Medway at Mill Hall, Aylesford . It powered six watermills . The stream may have formerly been known as the Bradbourne, Bradbourne Lane in

#5 Shannon Estuary

The Shannon Estuary ( Irish : Inbhear na Sionainne ) [1] is a large estuary where the River Shannon flows into the Atlantic Ocean . The estuary has Limerick City at its head and its seaward limits are marked by Loop Head to the north and Kerry Head to the south. The estuary defines the main boundary

#6 Louth Navigation

The Louth Navigation was a canalisation of the River Lud . It ran for 11 miles (18   km) from Louth in Lincolnshire , England, to Tetney Haven , at the mouth of the Humber . It was authorised by Act of Parliament in 1763 and completed in 1770, under the supervision of the engineer John Grundy Jr. an

#7 Little Butte Creek

Little Butte Creek is a 17-mile-long (27   km) tributary of the Rogue River in the U.S. state of Oregon . Its drainage basin consists of approximately 354 square miles (917   km 2 ) of Jackson County and another 19 square miles (49   km 2 ) of Klamath County . Its two forks, the North Fork and the S

#8 Colorado River

The Colorado River ( Spanish : Río Colorado ) is one of the principal rivers (along with the Rio Grande ) in the Southwestern United States and northern Mexico . The 1,450-mile-long (2,330   km) river drains an expansive, arid watershed that encompasses parts of seven U.S. states and two Mexican sta

#9 Glamorganshire Canal

The Glamorganshire Canal in South Wales, UK, was begun in 1790. It ran along the valley of the River Taff from Merthyr Tydfil to the sea at Cardiff . The final section of canal was closed in 1951. Glamorganshire Canal The Glamorganshire Canal at Nightingales Bush, Pontypridd. Specifications Locks 52

#10 Peshtigo River

The Peshtigo River is a 136-mile-long (219   km) [1] tributary of Green Bay in the U.S. state of Wisconsin . The Peshtigo Fire happened in the river's vicinity, and some survivors used the river for refuge from the flames. A section of whitewater on the river called the Roaring Rapids is well known

#11 Wainganga River

The Wainganga [lower-alpha 1] is a river in India originating in the Mahadeo Hills in Mundara near the village Gopalganj in Seoni, Madhya Pradesh . It is a key tributary of the Godavari . The river flows south in a winding course through the states of Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra , roughly 579   k

#12 Dudley Tunnel

Dudley Tunnel is a canal tunnel on the Dudley Canal Line No 1 , England . At about 3,172 yards (2,900.5   m) long, it is now the second longest canal tunnel on the UK canal network today. ( Standedge Tunnel is the longest, at 5,456 yards (4,989.0   m) , and the 3,931 yards (3,594.5   m) Higham and S

#13 Mother Brook

Mother Brook is a stream that flows from the Charles River in Dedham, Massachusetts , to the Neponset River in the Hyde Park section of Boston, Massachusetts . [2] Mother Brook was also known variously as East Brook and Mill Creek in earlier times. [5] [6] Digging the brook made Boston and some surr

#14 Ribble Link

The Millennium Ribble Link is a linear water park and new navigation which links the once-isolated Lancaster Canal in Lancashire , England to the River Ribble . The Lancaster Canal was never connected to the rest of the English waterways network, because the planned aqueduct over the River Ribble wa

#15 Rajang River

The Rajang River ( Malay : Batang Rajang ) is a river in Sarawak , northwest Borneo , Malaysia . The river originates in the Iran Mountains , flows through Kapit , and then towards the South China Sea . At approximately 565   km long (351   mi) , the river is the fourth-longest in Borneo and the lon

#16 Trent–Severn Waterway

The Trent–Severn Waterway is a 386-kilometre-long (240   mi) canal route connecting Lake Ontario at Trenton to Georgian Bay , Lake Huron , at Port Severn . Its major natural waterways include the Trent River , Otonabee River , Kawartha Lakes , Lake Simcoe , Lake Couchiching and Severn River . Its sc

#17 Pajaro River

The Pajaro River ( pájaro is bird in Spanish ), is a U.S. river in the Central Coast region of California, forming part of the border between San Benito and Santa Clara Counties, the entire border between San Benito and Santa Cruz County , and the entire border between Santa Cruz and Monterey County

#18 Pascagoula River

The Pascagoula River is a river , about 80 miles (130   km) long, in southeastern Mississippi in the United States. [1] The river drains an area of about 8,800 square miles (23,000   km²) and flows into Mississippi Sound of the Gulf of Mexico . The Pascagoula River Basin is managed by the Pat Harris

#19 Kaveri River water dispute

The sharing of waters of the Kaveri River has been the source of a serious conflict between the two Indian states of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka . The genesis of this conflict rests in two agreements in 1892 and 1924 between the Madras Presidency and Kingdom of Mysore . The 802 kilometres (498   mi) Ka

#20 Smith's Irrigation Ditch

Smith's Irrigation Ditch , originally the Big Ditch and also known as the City Ditch , is a historic ditch primarily visible in Washington Park , Denver , Colorado . It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places . [1] Historic canal in Colorado, United States United States historic place

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Sea / Sea

#1 Gulf of Finland

The Gulf of Finland ( Finnish : Suomenlahti ; Estonian : Soome laht ; Russian : Фи́нский зали́в , tr. Finskiy zaliv , IPA:   [ˈfʲinskʲɪj zɐˈlʲif] ; Swedish : Finska viken ) is the easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea . It extends between Finland to the north and Estonia to the south, to Saint Petersbur

#2 Strathlethan Bay

Strathlethan Bay is on the North Sea coast of Aberdeenshire , Scotland just south of Stonehaven . [1] To the north is Downie Point near which lies Stonehaven's Black Hill war memorial – the popular walk from Stonehaven to Dunnottar Castle runs along this part of the trail. [2] On the other side of t

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