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 Venezuela

South America

Location: Northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, between Colombia and Guyana
Geographic coordinates: 8° 0' N, 66° 0' W
Coastline km: 2,800 km km
Climate: tropical; hot, humid; more moderate in highlands
Terrain: Andes Mountains and Maracaibo Lowlands in northwest; central plains (llanos); Guiana Highlands in southeast
Elevation: lowest point: Caribbean Sea 0 m highest point: Pico Bolivar (La Columna) 5,007 m
Natural hazards: subject to floods, rockslides, mudslides; periodic droughts
Currency: bolivar (VEB)
Population: 26,023,528 (July 2007 est.)
Languages: Spanish (official), numerous indigenous dialects
Capital: Caracas
Divisions: 23 states, 1 capital district*, and 1 federal dependency**: Amazonas, Anzoategui, Apure, Aragua, Barinas, Bolivar, Carabobo, Cojedes, Delta Amacuro, Dependencias Federales**, Distrito Federal*, Falcon, Guarico, Lara, Merida, Miranda, Monagas, Nueva Esparta, Portuguesa, Sucre, Tachira, Trujillo, Vargas, Yaracuy, Zulia note: the federal dependency consists of 11 federally controlled island groups with a total of 72 individual islands

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Central 20 3
East 17 2
West 1 0

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Bajo Las Topias - / -
30 m 60 m CMAS ** / AOW
Punta de Tuja Oeste - / -
25 m 60 m CMAS ** / AOW

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Boca de Cote
By jmayol
Feb 19, 2013
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Cayo Norte
By gahernandez
Jan 2, 2010
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Cayo Sombrero
By TAPLAC
May 5, 2006
- Temperature bottom 27'C Visibility 5m Biology:SEA CUCUMBERS,STARFISH  
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La Pecha Afuera
By Tanduay
Apr 10, 2001
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Punta de Peña
By Tanduay
Apr 10, 2001
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Trip: Venezuela
By Tanduay
From Apr 6, 2001 to Apr 10, 2001

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