ⓘ Isla Angel de la Guarda, also called Archangel Island, is a large island in the Gulf of California east of Bahia de los Angeles in northwestern Mexico, separate ..

                                     

ⓘ Isla Angel de la Guarda

Isla Angel de la Guarda, also called Archangel Island, is a large island in the Gulf of California east of Bahia de los Angeles in northwestern Mexico, separated from the Baja California Peninsula by the Canal de Ballenas. It is the second largest of the eleven Midriff Islands or Islas Grandes. It is part of the state of Baja California, located northwest of Tiburon Island. The island is uninhabited, and is a biological reserve called Isla Angel de la Guarda National Park. The island is part of the Mexicali municipality.

Ballenas geologically active fault runs under the Black sea from the line of the canal de Ballenas. Earthquake of magnitude 6.9 on this wine in 2009.