Humaitá, Amazonas

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Humaitá
Municipality
Municipality of Humaita
Humaita Cathedral
Humaita Cathedral
Flag of Humaitá
Flag
Official seal of Humaitá
Seal
Nickname(s): "Princesa do Madeira" ("The Princess of Wood")
Amazonas state with Humaita municipality in red
Amazonas state with Humaita municipality in red
Humaitá is located in Brazil
Humaitá
Humaitá
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 07°30′22″S 63°01′15″W / 7.50611°S 63.02083°W / -7.50611; -63.02083
Country  Brazil
Region North
State Bandeira do Amazonas.svg Amazonas
Demonym humaitaense
Founded February 4, 1890
Government
 • Mayor Jose Cidenei Lobo do Nascimento (PMDB)
Area
 • Total 33,071.667 km2 (12,769.042 sq mi)
Elevation 90 m (300 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 45,954
 • Density 1.39/km2 (3.6/sq mi)
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) DST no longer used (UTC-4)

Humaitá is a city and municipality located in the Brazilian state of Amazonas. Its population was 45,954 (2012) and its area is 33,072 km².[1] The city is located on the banks of the Madeira River.

The city is served by Humaitá Airport. The Trans-Amazonian highway passes through the city.

References[edit]

  1. ^ IBGE - [1]