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), also spelt Mallorca
as in Catalan
) and Spanish
), is the largest island in the Balearic Islands
, which are part of Spain and located in the Mediterranean.
The capital of the island, Palma
, is also the capital of the autonomous community
of the Balearic Islands. The Balearic Islands have been an autonomous region of Spain since 1983.
The Cabrera Archipelago
is administratively grouped with Majorca (in the municipality of Palma). The anthem of Majorca is La Balanguera
Like the other Balearic Islands of Menorca
, the island is an extremely popular holiday destination, particularly for tourists from Germany and the United Kingdom. The international airport, Palma de Mallorca Airport
, is one of the busiest in Spain; it was used by 26.3 million passengers in 2016.
The name derives from Latin insula maior
, "larger island"; later Maiorica
, "the larger one" in comparison to Menorca
, "the smaller one".
The model is created at a scale of 1:375,000 with 4x vertical exaggeration. It features a built-in base, so it sits perfectly on a desk or in a frame.
Model Data Sources: European Space Agency (Imagery), IGN (Elevation)