The Strait of Magellan is located between the southern tip of South America and Tierra del Fuego. The land north of the strait is mainland South America. The land south of the stra...
The Strait of Magellan (Spanish: Estrecho de Magallanes), also called the Straits
of Magellan, is a navigable sea route separating mainland South America to ...
map of the strait of magellan, strait of magellan maps ... once-vital passageway is
named for the Portuguese adventurer, Ferdinand Magellan, the first explorer to ...
Feb 20, 2015 ... Strait of Magellan, Spanish Estrecho de Magallanes, Magellan, Strait of [Credit:
Visible Earth—Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response ...
For centuries, straits
such as Gibraltar have been protected by international law as points through which all nations may pass. This strait
between the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean has the United Kingdom's tiny Gibraltar Colony as well as Spain on the north and... More »
The Strait of Magellan: 250 Years of Maps (1520–1787). The Strait of Magellan is
a 350-mile navigable passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans located ...
May 16, 2009 ... The Strait of Magellan (often referred to as the Straits of Magellan and rarely as
the Magellanic Strait) comprises a navigable sea route ...
History of the. Strait of Magellan. At the end of the 15th century, the Portuguese
discovered and monopolized the Cape of Good Hope. They thus opened up the.
Oct 19, 2015 ... Shown here is Pigafetta's map of the Strait of Magellan, as reproduced in Carlo
Amoretti's 1800 edition of the only Pigafetta manuscript in Italian ...
The Strait of Magellan, from the Eastern entrance (Punta Dúngenes) to the
Western access (Islotes Evangelistas), has a total length of 330 nautical miles.