Lábrea

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Lábrea
Municipality
The Municipality of Lábrea
Amazonas Municip Labrea.svg
Coordinates: 07°15′32″S 64°47′52″W / 7.25889°S 64.79778°W / -7.25889; -64.79778Coordinates: 07°15′32″S 64°47′52″W / 7.25889°S 64.79778°W / -7.25889; -64.79778
Country  Brazil
Region North
State Bandeira do Amazonas.svg Amazonas
Founded March 7, 1881
Government
 • Mayor Gean Campos de Barros (PMDB)
Area
 • Total 68,508.6 km2 (26,451.3 sq mi)
Highest elevation 75 m (246 ft)
Lowest elevation 61 m (200 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 38,451
 • Density 0.4/km2 (1/sq mi)
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Time zone AST (UTC-4)
HDI (2000) 0.598 – medium[2]

Lábrea (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈlabɾjɐ]) is the southernmost municipality in the Brazilian state of Amazonas. Its population is 38,451 (2008) and its area is 68.508,6 km²,[3] making it the sixth largest municipality in Amazonas by area and the tenth largest in Brazil. The town is the seat of the Territorial Prelature of Lábrea.

Lábrea Airport is served by scheduled regular air connections.

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