Cantel, Guatemala

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Cantel
Municipality and town
Cantel from a main road Quetzaltenango - Retalhueu
Cantel from a main road Quetzaltenango - Retalhueu
Cantel is located in Guatemala
Cantel
Cantel
Coordinates: 14°48′40.4″N 91°27′19.84″W / 14.811222°N 91.4555111°W / 14.811222; -91.4555111
Country  Guatemala
Department Quetzaltenango
Area
 • Total 8 sq mi (22 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 32,221
Time zone Central Time (UTC+6)

Cantel is a small municipality in the Quetzaltenango Department in Guatemala, east from the city of Quetzaltenango with an area of 22 km2. The village of Cantel is situated at 2,370 m altitude. The population is 32,221 people.

Cantel includes the small Maya archaeological site of Chojolom.

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Coordinates: 14°48′40.40″N 91°27′19.84″W / 14.8112222°N 91.4555111°W / 14.8112222; -91.4555111