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Morne Pele (Haiti)

Is a a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m in the country of Haiti.

Its center lies at a latitude of 19.6666700 and longitude of -72.1666700and it has an elevation of 27 meters above sea level.

Morne Pele also goes by the names, Morne Pele, Morne Pelle, Morne Pellé, Morne Pelé

Its currency is the Gourde (HTG),


Seat of a first-order administrative division : seat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)

Hotel bei Labadee, nur übers Wasser zu erreichen


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Mountain : an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more

Sunset off the coast of Haiti


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Stream : a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land

Sans souci palace, royal residence of King Henry Christophe


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Mountains : a mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges

Citadelle Laferriere


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Locality : a minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries

City center Cap Haitien


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Intermittent lake :

Independence of the Seas in Haiti


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Intermittent stream :

Waves splashing on the rocks, Labadee, Haiti


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Slope(s) : a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle

Labadee Haiti


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Spur(s) : a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation

The "Water Park" at Labadee


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Headland : a high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast

Don't miss the Banana Boat!


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Rock : a conspicuous, isolated rocky mass

Irrigation canal : a canal which serves as a main conduit for irrigation water

Hill : a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m

Point : a tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape

Reef(s) : a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material

Second-order administrative division : a subdivision of a first-order administrative division

Third-order administrative division : a subdivision of a second-order administrative division

Road junction : a place where two or more roads join

Tidal creek(s) : a meandering channel in a coastal wetland subject to bi-directional tidal currents

Abandoned airfield :

Cove(s) : a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay

Cape : a land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction

Lake : a large inland body of standing water

Bay : a coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf

Grassland : an area dominated by grass vegetation

Marsh(es) : a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation

Ridge(s) : a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest

Spring(s) : a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground

Plain(s) : an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area

Stream mouth(s) : a place where a stream discharges into a lagoon, lake, or the sea

Marine channel : that part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable

Pass : a break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]

Inlet : a narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water

Pond : a small standing waterbody

Fort : a defensive structure or earthworks

Ruin(s) : a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional

Airfield : a place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo

Pool(s) : a small and comparatively still, deep part of a larger body of water such as a stream or harbor; or a small body of standing water

Peak : a pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature

Drainage canal : an artificial waterway carrying water away from a wetland or from drainage ditches

Hills : rounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m

Wetland : an area subject to inundation, usually characterized by bog, marsh, or swamp vegetation

Estate(s) : a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities

Hotel : a building providing lodging and/or meals for the public

Irrigation ditch : a ditch which serves to distribute irrigation water

Plateau : an elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams

Roadstead : an open anchorage affording less protection than a harbor

Cliff(s) : a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area

Shoal(s) : a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material

Anchorage : an area where vessels may anchor