Manicoré

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Manicoré
Municipality
Manicoré town on the banks of the Madeira River
Manicoré town on the banks of the Madeira River
Amazonas state with Manicore municipality in red
Amazonas state with Manicore municipality in red
Coordinates: 5°48′32″S 61°18′00″W / 5.80889°S 61.30000°W / -5.80889; -61.30000Coordinates: 5°48′32″S 61°18′00″W / 5.80889°S 61.30000°W / -5.80889; -61.30000
Country  Brazil
Region North
State Amazonas
Area
 • Total 48,282 km2 (18,642 sq mi)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 38,148
Time zone UTC-4 (UTC-4)

Manicoré is a town and municipality located in the south-east of the Brazilian state of Amazonas. Its population was 38,148 (2005) and its area is 48,282 km².[1] The town is located on the banks of the Madeira River about 3 km (1.9 mi) downstream from where the Manicoré River merges into the Madeira.

References[edit]

  1. ^ IBGE - [1]