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Canguaretama, Canguaretama, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil


Alternative Names:Kanguaretama, kan gua lei ta ma, kanaguraaretama, Кангуаретама, কানগুৱারেটামা, 坎瓜雷塔马
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Region:Canguaretama, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Latitude:6° 22' 47" S
Longitude:35° 7' 44" W
Lat/Long (dec):-6.38,-35.12889
Köppen climate type:As : Tropical dry savanna climate
Population:18,873 (2012)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Guajú mine, Mataraca, Paraíba, Brazil6° 30' 0" S35° 0' 0" W19.5km (12.1 miles)
Barra do Camaratuba, Mataraca, Paraíba, Brazil6° 54' 0" S35° 0' 0" W59.5km (37.0 miles)
Roger quarries, João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil7° 6' 11" S34° 52' 36" W85.1km (52.9 miles)
Macujê, Pernambuco, Brazil7° 30' 19" S35° 10' 0" W125.2km (77.8 miles)
Bonfim mine, Bonfim farm, Lajes, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil5° 49' 30" S36° 7' 59" W127.1km (78.9 miles)
Nb-Ta pegmatite field, Currais Novos, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 12' 33" S36° 19' 32" W133.6km (83.0 miles)
Picuí, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 30' 32" S36° 20' 58" W135.7km (84.3 miles)
Quixaba pegmatite, Quixaba, Frei Martinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 46' 0" S36° 19' 59" W139.8km (86.9 miles)
Nova Palmeira, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 40' 41" S36° 25' 6" W146.3km (90.9 miles)
Frei Martinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 24' 11" S36° 27' 12" W146.4km (91.0 miles)
Vicência meteorite, Borracha, Vicência, Pernambuco, Brazil7° 42' 29" S35° 25' 40" W151.3km (94.0 miles)
Borracha, Vicência, Pernambuco, Brazil7° 42' 35" S35° 25' 32" W151.5km (94.1 miles)
Roncadeira pegmatite, Nova Palmeira, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 40' 32" S36° 28' 4" W151.5km (94.2 miles)
Timbaúba mine, Frei Martinho, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 27' 50" S36° 30' 29" W152.7km (94.9 miles)
Serrote Grande Mine, Currais Novos, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 12' 0" S36° 30' 0" W152.9km (95.0 miles)
Ermo, Carnaúba dos Dantas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 32' 31" S36° 30' 34" W153.6km (95.5 miles)
Pedra Lavrada, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 45' 24" S36° 28' 15" W154.1km (95.7 miles)
Brejui mine, Currais Novos, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 19' 22" S36° 32' 52" W156.9km (97.5 miles)
Cu-Bi-Ag-Au pegmatite, Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 40' 23" S36° 31' 23" W157.5km (97.8 miles)
Serra Branca pegmatite, Pedra Lavrada, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 49' 59" S36° 31' 4" W161.5km (100.4 miles)
Capoeira 2 pegmatite (Mulungu pegmatite), Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 40' 58" S36° 37' 54" W169.4km (105.3 miles)
Capoeira 1 pegmatite (Boqueirãozinho pegmatite), Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 41' 2" S36° 38' 9" W169.9km (105.6 miles)
Boqueirão pegmatite, Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 41' 49" S36° 38' 17" W170.4km (105.9 miles)
Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 41' 9" S36° 39' 36" W172.6km (107.2 miles)
Alto do Jacu, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 50' 23" S36° 41' 23" W179.9km (111.8 miles)
Alto dos Quintos Mine (Quintos pegmatite; Quintos de Baixo), Parelhas, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 52' 30" S36° 43' 11" W184.2km (114.4 miles)
Edilson claim, Junco do Seridó, Borborema mineral province, Paraíba, Brazil6° 55' 37" S36° 42' 39" W185.0km (115.0 miles)
Alto do Giz pegmatite, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 54' 18" S36° 43' 17" W185.3km (115.2 miles)
Mamões pegmatite, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 55' 4" S36° 43' 26" W186.1km (115.6 miles)
Mina do Santino pegmatite, Equador, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil6° 54' 36" S36° 43' 47" W186.4km (115.8 miles)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Rio CurimataúStream6° 22' 9" S35° 4' 23" W6.3km (3.9 miles)
PequiriRailroad stop6° 25' 0" S35° 10' 59" W7.3km (4.5 miles)
Vila FlorPopulated place6° 18' 51" S35° 4' 37" W9.3km (5.8 miles)
Pedro VelhoPopulated place6° 26' 21" S35° 13' 17" W12.1km (7.5 miles)
Rio CunhaúStream6° 19' 0" S35° 1' 59" W12.7km (7.9 miles)
Barra do CunhaúInlet6° 19' 0" S35° 1' 59" W12.7km (7.9 miles)
Baía FormosaPopulated place6° 22' 9" S35° 0' 28" W13.4km (8.3 miles)
Pousada la BonitaHotel6° 22' 3" S35° 0' 21" W13.7km (8.5 miles)
Lagoa do JuncoLake6° 24' 0" S35° 0' 0" W14.4km (9.0 miles)
CibaúmaPopulated place6° 16' 59" S35° 1' 59" W15.1km (9.4 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
BrazilCountry
Rio Grande do Norte, BrazilState
South AmericaContinent
South America PlateTectonic Plate

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Brazil, Rio Grande do Norte, Canguaretama33.20.3679.0.0.0
Brazil, Rio Grande do Norte, Canguaretama, Canguaretama33.20.3679.7063.0.0
 
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