Antofagasta de la Sierra Depairtment

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Antofagasta de la Sierra

Departamento Antofagasta de la Sierra
location o Antofagasta de la Sierra Depairtment in Catamarca Province
location o Antofagasta de la Sierra Depairtment in Catamarca Province
Coordinates: 26°00′S 67°34′W / 26.000°S 67.567°W / -26.000; -67.567
KintraArgentinae
Established1871 (ceety)
Foondit bi?
SeatAntofagasta de la Sierra
Govrenment
 • MayorAlejandro Evaristo Acevedo, FCS
Area
 • Total28 km2 (11 sq mi)
Population
 • Tot1,282 (2,001 census [INDEC])
Demonym(s)antofagastense
Postal Code
K4705
IFAM
Aurie Code03835
Patron saunt?
Wabsteidhttp://www.camsencat.gov.ar/antofaga.html

Antofagasta de la Sierra is the northmaist depairtment o Catamarca Province in Argentinae.

The provincial subdiveesion haes a population o aboot 1,300 inhabitants in a aurie o 28,097 km², an its caipital ceety is Antofagasta de la Sierra.

Volcanos[eedit | eedit soorce]

The depairtment is maist famous for its volcanic activity, thare are ower 200 volcanos situatit in the aurie, the maist notable o thaim are Antofagasta, Antofalla, Carachi Pampa, Alumbrera an Galán.

The Galán volcano haes the lairgest explosive Caldera in the warld.

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]