Autonomous Region of Azores Map, Portugal

The Azores are divided into 19 municipalities (concelhos); each municipality is further divided into parishes (freguesias). The Azores have a total of 156 parishes. There are also 5 cities: Ponta Delgada and Ribeira Grande on São Miguel Island; Angra do Heroísmo and Praia da Vitória on Terceira, and Horta on Faial. Santa Maria: Vila do Porto. São Miguel: Lagoa, Nordeste, Ponta Delgada, Povoação, Ribeira Grande and Vila Franca do Campo. Terceira: Angra do Heroísmo and Vila da Praia da Vitória. Graciosa: Santa Cruz da Graciosa. São Jorge: Calheta and Velas. Pico: Lajes do Pico, Madalena and São Roque do Pico. Faial: Horta. Flores: Lajes das Flores and Santa Cruz das Flores. Corvo: Corvo.
Fuente: DGPRM/DSRM/DREM

Satellite Image, Photo of the Azores Islands, Portugal

Azores Islands, Portugal May 1, 2003. Hundreds of miles off the coast of Portugal, the nine islands of the Azores chains are stretched out over the Atlantic Ocean. This Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) image from the Terra satellite on May 1, 2003, shows seven of the nine islands: (from left to right) Faial, Pico, Sao Jorge, Graciosa (north), Terceira, Sao Miguel, and Santa Maria.
Fuente: Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC