Atardecer sobre el Cabo Fisterra - Finisterre - Cape Finisterre view at sunset

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The name of Cape Finisterre derives from the Latin name Finisterrae, which literally means "Land's End". Monte Facho is the name of the mountain on Cape Finisterre, which has a peak that is 238 meters above sea level. A prominent lighthouse is at the top of Monte Facho. The seaside town of Fisterra is nearby.

Cape Finisterre has some spectacular beaches, including O Rostro, Arnela, Mar de Fora, Langosteira, Riveira, and Corbeiro. Many of the beaches are framed by steep cliffs leading down to the Mare Tenebrosum (or dark sea, the name of the Atlantic in the Middle Ages). (Fuente: Wikipedia)

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Comments (125)

michel brenguer on July 30, 2012

Beau panorama !


Cordialement. Michel

Mer53 - VIEWS, NO TH… on August 4, 2012

Me siento al lado de tu firma y disfruto de esa preciosa puesta de sol. El Atlántico da unos colores espectaculares. Un saludo.

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on August 11, 2012

Hola José es un atardecer maravilloso --me gusta y YS --AnaM

Maroš Kerek on August 12, 2012

Amazing photo...L

Regards, Maroš

Nenad Obradovic on November 11, 2012

Very nice photo Like and favorite

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 6, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by JOSE
    • Camera: Canon EOS 450D
    • Taken on 2012/03/25 19:36:59
    • Exposure: 0.011s (1/90)
    • Focal Length: 24.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 1.50 EV
    • No flash