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Santo Antão

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Santo Antão (Portuguese for "Saint Anthony"), or Sontonton in Cape Verdean Creole, is the westernmost and largest of the Barlavento islands of Cape Verde. The nearest main island is São Vicente to the southeast, separated by a channel named Canal de São Vicente. It is the westernmost large island in the continent of Africa, and the second largest in Cape Verde.

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Canal de São Vicente was first crossed by an American swimmer David Yudovin on 26 June 2016.

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