Coari

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Coari
Municipality
Skyline of Coari
Flag of Coari
Flag
Official seal of Coari
Seal
Nickname(s): Cidade do Gás
Amazonas Municip Coari.svg
Coordinates: 04°05′06″S 63°08′27″W / 4.08500°S 63.14083°W / -4.08500; -63.14083Coordinates: 04°05′06″S 63°08′27″W / 4.08500°S 63.14083°W / -4.08500; -63.14083
Government
 • Mayor Manoel Adail Amaral Pinheiro (PRP)
Area
 • Municipality 57,921.646 km2 (22,363.673 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Density 1.334/km2 (3.46/sq mi)
 • Metro 77,305
Time zone AST(UTC-4 (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) DST no longer used (UTC-4)
ZIP code 69460-000
Website http://www.coari.am.gov.br/

Coari (Choary) is a Brazilian city (municipality), in the Amazon region. It is also one of the largest cities of the Amazonas state. It is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Coari. The area has reserves of oil and natural gas.

Coari is served by Coari Airport located 6 km from downtown Coari. Porto Urucu Airport located in the district of Porto Urucu 470 km away serves the population residing and working for Petrobras.

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IBGE [1]

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