Juan Fernández Islands

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Juan Fernández Islands

Archipiélago Juan Fernández
Special Territory an Commune
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Juan Fernández Islands is locatit in Chile
Juan Fernández Islands
Juan Fernández Islands
Coordinates: 33°38′42.5″S 78°49′23.48″W / 33.645139°S 78.8231889°W / -33.645139; -78.8231889Coordinates: 33°38′42.5″S 78°49′23.48″W / 33.645139°S 78.8231889°W / -33.645139; -78.8231889
Kintra Chile
RegionValparaíso
ProvinceValparaíso
Discovered22 November 1574
Colony status1895
Commune creatit21 September 1979
Special territory status30 Julie 2007
Named forJuan Fernández
CaipitalSan Juan Bautista
Govrenment
 • TeepMunicipality
 • BodiMunicipal cooncil
 • Alcalde (Mayor)Felipe Paredes Vergara (PH)
Area
 • Total99.6 km2 (38.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2012 Census)[2]
 • Tot900
 • Density9.0/km2 (23/sq mi)
 • Urban
800
 • Rural
100
Sex
 • Men536
 • Weemen364
Time zoneUTC-4 (CLT[3])
 • Summer (DST)UTC-3 (CLST[4])
Aurie code(s)56
SillerPeso (CLP)
WabsteidJuan Fernández Islands

The Juan Fernández Islands (Spaingie: Archipiélago Juan Fernández) are a sparsely inhabitit island group reliant on tourism an fishin in the Sooth Paceefic Ocean.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Isla Robinson Crusoe". Commune Juan Fernández (2010). Retrieved 8 August 2010.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Censos de poblacion y vivienda". Instituto Nacional de Estadísticas (2012). Retrieved 2 January 2013.
  3. "Chile Time". World Time Zones (2007). Retrieved 5 May 2007.
  4. "Chile Summer Time". World Time Zones (2007). Retrieved 5 May 2007.