Ushuaia

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Ushuaia
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Motto: "Ushuaia, fin del mundo, principio de todo"  (Spainyie)
"Ushuaia, end o the warld, beginnin o iverything"
Ushuaia is located in Tierra del Fuego
Ushuaia
Ushuaia
Coordinates: 54°48′S 68°18′W / 54.800°S 68.300°W / -54.800; -68.300
Kintra  Argentinae
Province Tierra del Fuego
Foondit 12 October 1884
Foondit bi Commodore Lasserre ARA
Govrenment
 • Teep Municipality
 • Mayor Federico Sciurano
Aurie
 • Tot 23 km2 (9 sq mi)
Elevation 23 m (75 ft)
Population (2010 Census[1])
 • Tot 56,956
 • Density 2,500/km2 (6,400/sq mi)
Time zone ART (UTC−3)
CPA Base V 9410
Aurie code(s) +54 2901
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Ushuaia (Spaingie pronunciation: [uˈswaʝa]) is the caipital o Provincia de Tierra del Fuego, Antártida e Islas del Atlántico Sur Province, Argentinae. It is commonly regardit as the the soothmaist ceety in the warld[2][3] (a title lang disputit bi smawer Puerto Williams). Ushuaia is locatit in a wide bay on the soothren coast o Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego, bundit on the north bi the Martial muntain range an on the sooth bi the Beagle Channel. It is the anerlie municipality in the Depairtment o Ushuaia, which haes an aurie 9,390 km2 (3,625 sq mi).

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kintra Ceety
 Israel Eilat
 USA Barrow, Alaska, Northmaist ceety o the Unitit States.
 Brazil Santos
 Greenland Nuuk
 Chile Punta Arenas
 Mexico San Miguel de Allende
 Norawa Hammerfest

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "INDEC (Argentine Ministry of Economics) 2010 Census results" (PDF). Retrieved 21 November 2011. 
  2. "Introduction to Ushuaia". The New York Times. November 20, 2006. Retrieved 28 November 2010. 
  3. "Ushuaia". Britannica. Retrieved 28 November 2010. 

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