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Monagas State
Estado Monagas
State

Flag

Coat of arms
Motto: Resistió con valor
(Scots: Resistit wi courage)
Anthem: Monagas State Anthem
Location athin Venezuela
Coordinates: 9°26′N 63°05′W / 9.43°N 63.08°W / 9.43; -63.08
Kintra  Venezuela
Created 1909
Caipital Maturín
Government
 • Govrenor José Briceño (2004–present)
Area
 • Total 28,900 km2 (11,200 sq mi)
Area rank 9t
  3.15% o Venezuela
Population (June 30, 2010)
 • Total 908,626
 • Rank 13t
  3.15% o Venezuela
Time zone UTC-04:30
ISO 3166 code VE-N
Emblematic tree Palma de Moriche (Mauritia flexuosa)
Website www.monagas.gov.ve

Monagas State (Spainyie: Estado Monagas, IPA: [esˈtaðo moˈnaɣas]) is ane o the 23 states o Venezuela.

Monagas State covers a total surface aurie o 28,900 km² an, in 30 Juin 2010, haed an estimatit population o 908,626.

Monagas State is surroondit bi Sucre in the north, Anzoátegui in the wast an sooth, Bolívar in the sooth, Delta Amacuro in the south an east an the Paria Guwf in the northeast.

The state is namit efter the general José Tadeo Monagas, native frae this state, an his brither José Gregorio Monagas, native frae the neehbour Anzoátegui State.

Municipalities and municipal seats[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Acosta (San Antonio de Capayacuar)
  2. Aguasay (Aguasay)
  3. Bolívar (Caripito)
  4. Caripe (Caripe)
  5. Cedeño (Caicara de Maturín)
  6. Ezequiel Zamora (Punta de Mata)
  7. Libertador (Temblador)
  8. Maturín (Maturín)
  9. Piar (Aragua de Maturín)
  10. Punceres (Quiriquire)
  11. Santa Bárbara (Santa Bárbara)
  12. Sotillo (Barrancas)
  13. Uracoa (Uracoa)

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