Istmina

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Istmina
Municipality an toun
Location o the municipality an toun o Istmina in the Chocó Depairtment o Colombie.
Location o the municipality an toun o Istmina in the Chocó Depairtment o Colombie.
Kintra Colombie
DepairtmentChocó
Time zoneUTC-5 (Colombie Staundart Time)

Istmina is a municipality an toun in the Chocó Depairtment, Colombie. The toun o Istmina wis foondit in 1834 bi Juan Nepomuceno Mosquera, initially wi the name o San Pablo. The name wis chyngit in 1903 tae Istmina, a contraction o isthmus an minas (mines), twa characteristics o the aurie. The municipality covers 2,480 square kilometres (958 sq mi), wi a average elevation o 79 metres (259 ft), an a average temperatur o 25.9 °C (79 °F). Istmina is locatit 75 km (47 mi) frae the depairtmental caipital, Quibdó.

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Coordinates: 5°10′N 76°41′W / 5.167°N 76.683°W / 5.167; -76.683