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Exclusive Economic Zone
(English) All waters within 200 nautical miles of a country and its outlying islands. The country has the power to manage all fishery resources in this zone. A nautical mile is one minute of latitude or 1.852 kilometers.
zone économique exclusive
(French) Tout corps d'eaux à l'intérieur de 200 milles nautiques d'un pays et ses îles éloignées. Le pays a le pouvoir de diriger toutes les ressources de la pêche dans cette zone. Un mille nautique est une minute de latitude ou 1.852 kilomètres.
Zona Econ├│mica Exclusiva
(Portuguese) Águas dentro do limite de 200 milhas náuticas dum país e das suas ilhas. Cada país tem o poder de gerir os recursos pesqueiros existentes nas suas águas territoriais. Uma milha náutica equivale a um minuto de latitude, isto é, 1852 Km.

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