Chapada dos Guimarães National Park

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The Chapada dos Guimarães National Park (Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Guimarães in Portuguese) is a national park in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso. It is located between 15°10'- 15º30' S and 55°40' - 56°00' W.

Chapada is a Brazilian word that means a region of steep cliffs, usually at the edge of a plateau. The Chapada dos Guimarães edge is visible in this satellite photo (Google).

The geographical center of South America is located in the Park.[citation needed]

Coordinates: 15°20.9′S 55°53.61′W / 15.3483°S 55.89350°W / -15.3483; -55.89350