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EarthSky // Today's Image Release Date: Mar 12, 2014

Sunset over the Ligurian Sea

The Ligurian Sea is part of the Mediterranean Sea. It’s between the Italian Riviera and the island of Corsica.

Sunset over the Ligurian Sea, at the town of Sestri Levante, near Genoa, Italy on January 14, 2014 16:59 By Maranatha.it Photography.

View larger. | Sunset over the Ligurian Sea, at the town of Sestri Levante, near Genoa, Italy on January 14, 2014. By Maranatha.it Photography.

The Ligurian Sea.  Map via Wikimedia Commons.

The Ligurian Sea. Map via Wikimedia Commons.

The Ligurian Sea borders the countries of Italy, France, and Monaco. To the east, the sea borders the Tyrrhenian Sea, while to the west it borders the Mediterranean Sea proper.

Genoa is the most prominent city in the area. The northwest coast is noted for its scenic beauty and favorable climate.

Maranatha.it Photography in Sestri Levante, Genoa, Liguria, Italy posts many beautiful photos of this part of the world on EarthSky Facebook.

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