Menorca or Minorca (/mɪˈnɔːrkə/; Catalan: Menorca [məˈnɔɾkə]; Spanish: Menorca [meˈnoɾka]; from Latin: Insula Minor, later Minorica “smaller island”) is one of the Balearic Islands located in the Mediterranean Sea belonging to Spain. Its name derives from its size, contrasting it with nearby Majorca.
Menorca has a population of approximately 91,170 (at 1 January 2017). It is located 39°47′ to 40°00’N, 3°52′ to 4°24’E. Its highest point, called El Toro or Monte Toro, is 358 metres (1,175 feet) above sea level.