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Mehuín, in the middle of the coast shown in map
Mehuín, in the middle of the coast shown in map
Location in Chile
Location in Chile
Location in Chile
Coordinates (town): 39°26′34″S 73°12′41″W / 39.44278°S 73.21139°W / -39.44278; -73.21139Coordinates: 39°26′34″S 73°12′41″W / 39.44278°S 73.21139°W / -39.44278; -73.21139
Region Los Ríos
Province Valdivia
Commune San José de la Mariquina
 • Type Municipality
 • Alcade Erwin Pacheco Ayala
Population (2002 census[1])
 • Total 1,135
Time zone CLT [1] (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) CLST [2] (UTC-3)
Area code(s) Country + town = 56 + ?

Mehuín is a Chilean town and harbour, located on the shores of the Pacific Ocean at the mouth of Lingue River. Administratively it belongs to the San José de la Mariquina commune in Valdivia Province of Los Ríos Region. The town is located a few kilometers south of the town of Queule and very close to the border between Los Ríos Region and Araucanía Region.


  1. ^ "Chile Time". Retrieved 26 September 2010. 
  2. ^ "Chile Summer Time". Retrieved 26 September 2010.