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Belo Horizonte, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil


Alternative Names:B.H., BH, BHZ, Bel-Horizonto, Bello Horizonte, Belo Horizonte, Belo Horizontė, Belo Hte, Belo Khorizonte, Belo Orizonte, Belo Orizonti, Belu Orizonti, Belu-Orizonti, Bhte, Cidade de Minas, Gorad Belu-Aryzonty, Urbs Pulchri Horizontis, bailo orizonti, bei luo ao li cang te, belluolijonchi, belo horijhonte, belo horijonte, belo xo ri sxn chi, beroorizonchi, beroorizonte, blw hwryzwnth, bylw hwryzwnty, pelo aricanc, Μπέλο Οριζόντε, Бело Оризонте, Бело Оризонти, Бело Хоризонте, Белу-Оризонти, Белу-Оризонті, Горад Белу-Арызонты, בלו הוריזונטה, بلو هوریزونته, بيلو هوريزونتي, بیلو ہوریزونتے, बेलो होरिझोन्ते, বেলো হোরিজোন্টে, ਬੈਲੋ ਓਰੀਜ਼ੋਂਤੀ, பெலோ அரிசாஞ்ச், เบโลโอรีซอนชี, ბელუ-ორიზონტი, ベロオリゾンチ, ベロオリゾンテ, 貝洛奥里藏特, 贝洛奥里藏特, 벨루오리존치
Type:Seat of a first-order administrative division - seat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
Mindat Locality:Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Mindat.org Region:Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Region:Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Latitude:19° 55' 14" S
Longitude:43° 56' 16" W
Lat/Long (dec):-19.92083,-43.93778
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate
Elevation:888m
Population:2,373,224 (2014)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Águas Claras mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 57' 17" S43° 53' 56" W5.6km (3.5 miles)
Taquaril mine, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 56' 15" S43° 52' 59" W6.0km (3.7 miles)
Mostarda Mine, Rio Acima, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 58' 0" S43° 51' 0" W10.5km (6.5 miles)
Morro Velho mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 58' 46" S43° 50' 58" W11.3km (7.0 miles)
Raposos mine, Raposos, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 58' 9" S43° 49' 18" W13.3km (8.3 miles)
Capão Xavier mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 2' 58" S43° 58' 42" W15.0km (9.3 miles)
Mar Azul mine, São Sebastião das Águas Claras, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 3' 19" S43° 57' 33" W15.1km (9.4 miles)
Lamego Au deposit, Sabará, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 54' 52" S43° 45' 56" W18.0km (11.2 miles)
Cuiabá mine, Sabará, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 52' 0" S43° 44' 39" W21.1km (13.1 miles)
Juca Vieira mine, Caeté, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 56' 30" S43° 40' 24" W27.7km (17.2 miles)
Pico mine, Itabirito, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 12' 52" S43° 51' 21" W33.8km (21.0 miles)
Caeté mine, Caeté, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 57' 34" S43° 36' 0" W35.6km (22.1 miles)
Gongo Soco mine, Barão de Cocais, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 58' 0" S43° 36' 0" W35.7km (22.2 miles)
Paciência mine, Itabirito, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 11' 59" S43° 40' 59" W40.9km (25.4 miles)
Rosalino pit, Córrego do Sitio Au deposit, Santa Bárbara, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 1' 32" S43° 30' 43" W46.0km (28.6 miles)
Cachorro Bravo pit, Córrego do Sitio Au deposit, Santa Bárbara, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 1' 6" S43° 30' 16" W46.5km (28.9 miles)
São Bento mine, Santa Bárbara, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 58' 9" S43° 28' 45" W48.2km (30.0 miles)
Macacos, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 36' 0" S44° 15' 0" W48.4km (30.1 miles)
Brumal mine, Santa Bárbara, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 59' 39" S43° 27' 15" W51.2km (31.8 miles)
Tripuí (Tripuhy), Ouro Preto district, Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 19' 29" S43° 41' 54" W51.4km (31.9 miles)
Minas-Rio mine, Itatiaiuçu, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 7' 52" S44° 23' 57" W53.6km (33.3 miles)
Serra Azul Mine, Serra Azul, Mateus Leme, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 8' 1" S44° 23' 57" W53.7km (33.4 miles)
Quebra Osso Gold Mine, Catas Altas, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 3' 42" S43° 26' 13" W54.6km (33.9 miles)
Goiabeira mine, Congonhas, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 25' 33" S43° 54' 36" W56.3km (35.0 miles)
Pitangui mine, Catas Altas, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 5' 39" S43° 25' 0" W57.8km (35.9 miles)
Sete Lagoas meteorite, Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais, Brazil19° 28' 0" S44° 13' 0" W58.3km (36.2 miles)
Morro das Almas mine, Catas Altas, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 7' 0" S43° 25' 0" W58.6km (36.4 miles)
Fazendão mine, Catas Altas, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 7' 32" S43° 24' 57" W59.1km (36.7 miles)
Samarco mine (Morro do Fraga mine), Bento Rodrigues, Santa Rita Durão district, Mariana (Marianna de Itacolumy), Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 12' 7" S43° 26' 27" W60.6km (37.6 miles)
Caieira farm, Cachoeira do Campo district, Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil20° 22' 6" S43° 35' 45" W61.2km (38.1 miles)

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Nearby features from geonames.org

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Hotel NormandyHotel19° 55' 14" S43° 56' 16" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Hotel WimbledonHotel19° 55' 18" S43° 56' 13" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Bristol Merit HotelHotel19° 55' 13" S43° 56' 21" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Belo Horizonte Othon PalaceHotel19° 55' 19" S43° 56' 12" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Dayrell & Centro De ConvenoesHotel19° 55' 21" S43° 56' 17" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Brasil Palace HotelHotel19° 55' 8" S43° 56' 18" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Dayrell Hotel E Centro De ConvençoesHotel19° 55' 21" S43° 56' 17" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Hotel Belo Horizonte Othon Palace PfHotel19° 55' 21" S43° 56' 13" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Dayrell Hotel Não UsarHotel19° 55' 21" S43° 56' 17" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Financial Hotel BhzHotel19° 55' 6" S43° 56' 19" W0.3km (0.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
BrazilCountry
Minas Gerais, BrazilState
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, BrazilCity
Iron Quadrangle, Minas Gerais, BrazilQuadrangle
South AmericaContinent
South America PlateTectonic Plate

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Brazil, Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte33.13.1606.0.0.0
Brazil, Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Centro-Sul33.13.1606.3264.0.0
 
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