Strait of Gibraltar

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Strait of Gibraltar 
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strait that connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea
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Instance ofstrait
Part ofMediterranean Sea
Named after
LocationMorocco
Width
  • 14.3 kilometre
Authority control
VIAF ID: 238377771
GND ID: 4093478-0
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35° 58′ 18.12″ N, 5° 29′ 08.88″ W

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English: The Strait of Gibraltar connects the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. At its narrowest part the european and the african continent are only 14 km apart.
Deutsch: Die Straße von Gibraltar verbindet den atlantischen Ozean und das Mittelmeer. An der engsten Stelle liegen der europäische und der afrikanische Kontinent nur 14 km voneinander entfernt.
日本語: ジブラルタル海峡は、ヨーロッパのイベリア半島とアフリカの北端を隔てる海峡。
Norsk bokmål: Gibraltarstredet forbinder Atlanterhavet med Middelhavet. På det smaleste er stredet 14 km bredt.
Polski: Cieśnina Gibraltarska łączy Ocean Atlantycki z Morzem Śródziemnym rozdzielając Europę od Afryki zaledwie o 14km.

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