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 located 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
Province Magallanes
Foondit as Punta Arenas
Foondation 18 December 1848
Govrenment[1] [2]
 • Teep Municipality
 • Alcalde Claudio Radonich (Naitional Renewal)
Aurie[3]
 • Tot 17,846.3 km2 (6,890.5 sq mi)
Elevation 34 m (112 ft)
Population (2012 Census)[3]
 • Tot 127,454
 • Density 7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
 • Urban 116,005
 • Rural 3,491
Demonym(s) Puntarenian
Sex[3]
 • Men 60,616 (2002)
 • Weemen 58,880 (2002)
Time zone CLT (UTC−4)
 • Summer (DST) CLST (UTC−3)
Aurie code(s) 56 + 61
Climate Cfc
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid (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 Januar 2011. 
  2. "Municipality of Punta Arenas" (in Spaingie). Retrieved 27 Januar 2011. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "National Statistics Institute" (in Spaingie). Retrieved 27 Januar 2010.