Patuca

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Patuca
Municipality
Patuca is located in Honduras
Patuca
Patuca
Coordinates: 14°19′N 85°58′W / 14.317°N 85.967°W / 14.317; -85.967Coordinates: 14°19′N 85°58′W / 14.317°N 85.967°W / 14.317; -85.967
Country  Honduras
Department Olancho
Area
 • Total 635.10 km2 (245.21 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 30,991

Patuca is a municipality in the south of the Honduran department of Olancho, east of Juticalpa and south of Catacamas.

It contains the Patuca River which is the second largest in Central America.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://alexagui.bol.ucla.edu/patuca/ Patuca River Campaign