Punta Arenas

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Punta Arenas

Saundy Pynt, Magallanes
Ceety, Port an Commune
Montage o Punta Arenas
Montage o Punta Arenas
Coat o airms o Punta Arenas
Coat o airms
Comuna de Punta Arenas.svg
Punta Arenas is locatit in Chile
Punta Arenas
Punta Arenas
Location in Chile
Coordinates (city): 53°10′S 70°56′W / 53.167°S 70.933°W / -53.167; -70.933Coordinates: 53°10′S 70°56′W / 53.167°S 70.933°W / -53.167; -70.933
Kintra Chile
Region Magallanes y Antártica Chilena
ProvinceMagallanes
Foondit asPunta Arenas
Foondation18 December 1848
Govrenment
 • TeepMunicipality
 • AlcaldeClaudio Radonich (Naitional Renewal)
Area
 • Total17,846.3 km2 (6,890.5 sq mi)
Elevation
34 m (112 ft)
Population
 (2012 Census)[3]
 • Tot127,454
 • Density7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
 • Urban
116,005
 • Rural
3,491
Demonym(s)Puntarenian
Sex
 • Men60,616 (2002)
 • Weemen58,880 (2002)
Time zoneUTC−4 (CLT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−3 (CLST)
Aurie code(s)56 + 61
ClimateCfc
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid (in Spaingie)

Punta Arenas (or Saundy Pynt in Scots) is the caipital ceety o Chile's soothrenaist region, Magallanes an Antartica Chilena.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Asociación Chilena de Municipalidades" (in Spaingie). Retrieved 27 January 2011. 
  2. "Municipality of Punta Arenas" (in Spaingie). Retrieved 27 January 2011. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "National Statistics Institute" (in Spaingie). Retrieved 27 January 2010.