Alboran Sea

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The Alboran Sea is the westernmost portion of the Mediterranean Sea. It extends from the strait of Gibraltar on the west to Almeria, in Spain on the NE and Algeria on the SE.


British Admiralty (BA)
773 Straight of Gibraltar to Isla Alborán
774 Motril to Cartagena including Isla Alborán
1391 Approaches on the east coast of Spain
1588 Ports of Southern Spain
2717 Cadiz to Barcelona
3578 Eastern approaches to the Straight of Gibraltar
National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA)
52040 Strait of Gibraltar to Cabo de Gata and Cao Milonia
52043 Bay of Gilbraltar
52049 Almeria, Carboneras and Approaches: 52120 Vilaroz to Cabo Creus
52120 Vilaroz to Cabo Creus


See Spain.

Currents & Tides

See Gibraltar.


See Aegean to West Mediterranean Passages.

See also Mediterranean Distances Table.


Also see World Cruiser's Nets.


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Countries, Ports, Anchorages, and Islands


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See also Spain.


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