Guajará-Mirim

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Coordinates: 10°46′58″S 65°20′22″W / 10.78278°S 65.33944°W / -10.78278; -65.33944 Guajará-Mirim is a municipality in the Brazilian state of Rondônia. It is located at an altitude of 128 meters. Its population was 41,467 (2005) and its area is 24,856 km².[1]

It lies along the Mamoré River, just across the Bolivian border town of Guayaramerín. It was once the southern terminus of the Estrada de Ferro Madeira-Mamoré (the Madeira-Mamoré Railway), which was inaugurated in 1912. It is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Guajará-Mirim.

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  1. ^ IBGE - [1]