The island of Lampedusa may be considered its centre.
In return for the great accessions of power to France since the treaty of Amiens (Elba, it may be noted, was annexed in August 1802) Great Britain was to retain Malta for ten years and to acquire the small island of Lampedusa in perpetuity.
LAMPEDUSA, a small island in the Mediterranean, belonging to the province of Girgenti, from which it is about 112 m.
Sanvisente, L'Isola di Lampedusa eretta a colonia, Naples 1849).
And W., and is more fertile than Lampedusa; but it suffers from the lack of springs.
Sanvisente says the water in Lampedusa is good.