Malacatán

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Malacatán
Malacatán is located in Guatemala
Malacatán
Malacatán
Location in Guatemala
Coordinates: 14°54′0″N 92°2′59″W / 14.90000°N 92.04972°W / 14.90000; -92.04972Coordinates: 14°54′0″N 92°2′59″W / 14.90000°N 92.04972°W / 14.90000; -92.04972
Country Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Department San Marcos
Area
 • Land 79 sq mi (204 km2)
Population
 • Total 70,834

Malacatán is a municipality in the San Marcos department of Guatemala, located to the west of San Marcos town. It is fairly close to the border with Mexico - the border-crossing point is in the nearby village of El Carmen.

Sports[edit]

Deportivo Malacateco football club will play the 2010/2011 season at the highest level of Guatemalan football, the Liga Mayor. They play their home games in the Estadio Santa Lucia.

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