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The Cantabrian Sea[a] is the coastal sea of the Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
that washes the northern coast of Spain
Spain
and the southwest side of the Atlantic coast of France; it represents the south area of the Bay of Biscay. It extends from the cape Estaca de Bares
Estaca de Bares
in the province of A Coruña, to the mouth of the Adour river, near the city of Bayonne
Bayonne
on the coast of the department of Pyrenees Atlantiques
Pyrenees Atlantiques
in French Basque Country. It washes 800 km (500 mi) of coastline shared by the Spanish provinces of A Coruña, Lugo, Asturias, Cantabria, Biscay and Gipuzkoa, and the French area of Labourd. Notes and references[edit]

^ Spanish: Mar Cantábrico; French: Mer Cantabrique, Galician: Mar Cantábrico, Asturian: Mar Cantábricu,

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