Moniquirá

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Moniquirá
Municipality and town
Parque Moniquira 4.JPG
Flag of Moniquirá
Flag
Official seal of Moniquirá
Seal
Location of the municipality and town of Moniquirá in the Boyacá Department of Colombia.
Location of the municipality and town of Moniquirá in the Boyacá Department of Colombia.
Country  Colombia
Department Boyacá Department
Province Ricaurte Province
Government
 • Mayor Wilson Rubiano
Area
 • Total 220 km2 (80 sq mi)
Elevation 1,669 m (5,476 ft)
Population
 • Total 21,377
 • Metro density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Website official website

Moniquirá is a town and municipality in Boyacá Department, Colombia, part of the subregion of the Ricaurte Province. It's known by its "bocadillos" and its "panelitas de leche" (both little sweet cakes).

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Flag

The Moniquirá's flag has three horizontal stripes.

Coordinates: 5°55′N 73°30′W / 5.917°N 73.500°W / 5.917; -73.500