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ID: 1091336
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Agadir (regional capital)  Agadir (regional capital)

Coordinates:
Lat: 30 25 30 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 30.4250  decimal degrees
Long: 009 35 33 W  degrees minutes   Long: -9.5920  decimal degrees

Note: Was settled by Portuguese in 16th cen.; occupied by French 1913; site of crisis that nearly precipitated German-French war in 1911; was destroyed by earthquakes, tidal wave & fire in 1960, later entirely rebuilt; today is important international port.

Names:
Agadir (preferred,C,V)
Agadair (C,V)
Agadir Ighir (C,V)
Irhir (C,V)
Santa Cruz (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Morocco (nation)  ........  Morocco (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Souss-Massa-Drâa (region (administrative division))  ............  Souss-Massa-Drâa (region (administrative division)) (P)
Hierarchy of Agadir (regional capital)  ................  Agadir (regional capital) (P)

Place Types:
regional capital (preferred, C)
inhabited place (C)  ............  founded in early 16th cen.
city (C)
port (C)  ............  opened 1930
transportation center (C)
provincial capital (H)

Sources and Contributors:
Agadair..........  [VP]
.................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 17 March 2014
Agadir..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) I, 138
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 7
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 11
Agadir Ighir..........  [VP]
.......................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 17 March 2014
Irhir..........  [VP]
..............  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 17 March 2014
Santa Cruz..........  [VP]
.......................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 10
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 10
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) I, 138
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 18 March 2014
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 7
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 11
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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