Paxoí

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Paxoí

(päksē`) or

Paxos

(păk`səs), island (1991 pop. 2,175), c.7 sq mi (18 sq km), NW Greece, in the Ionian Sea; one of the Ionian Islands. Olive oil, citrus fruits, and almonds are produced. Tourism is an important industry.
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I would love to go to Patmos and Paxoi islands in Greece.
1) It should not be confused with the Ionian island of Paxoi, whose name is sometimes corrupted to Paxos.
With this view Schmidt saw rates as high as 113 meteors per hour, including one great fireball that exploded with a red flash in the southwest as the ship was passing the island of Paxoi.