Nóvita

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

Nóvita is a municipality an toun in the Chocó Depairtment, Colombie.

It wis the first caipital o Chocó Province. It wis a tradeetional center for gowd minin,[1] Mony o its residents are Afro-Colombies.[2]

In the 1850s, supplees, an possibly even fowk, wur brocht tae the toun bi porters due tae "the muntainous terrain, vera heich rainfaw, an mony rivers" o the surroondin region.[3][4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Paz, Manuel María. "Exterior View of the Houses in Nóvita, Province of Chocó". World Digital Library. Retrieved 21 Mey 2014.
  2. Paz, Manuel María. "View from a Street in Nóvita, Chocó Province". World Digital Library. Retrieved 21 Mey 2014.
  3. "Porters on the Mountain of Nóvita, Chocó Province". World Digital Library. Retrieved 22 Mey 2014.
  4. "Road to Nóvita via Tamaná Mountain, Chocó Province". World Digital Library. Retrieved 22 Mey 2014.

Coordinates: 4°57′N 76°37′W / 4.950°N 76.617°W / 4.950; -76.617