Penha

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Penha SC
resort
A church in Penha
A church in Penha
Location of Penha SC
Coordinates: 26°46′08″S 48°38′45″W / 26.76889°S 48.64583°W / -26.76889; -48.64583Coordinates: 26°46′08″S 48°38′45″W / 26.76889°S 48.64583°W / -26.76889; -48.64583
Country Brazil
Region Southern
State Santa Catarina
Incorporated July 19 , 1958
Government
 • Mayor Julcemar Alcir Coelho
Area
 • Total 59 km2 (23 sq mi)
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population 21,056
 • Density 358.2/km2 (928/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)

For the neighborhood in São Paulo, see Penha (São Paulo). For the neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, see Penha Circular. For the convent in Espírito Santo, Brazil, see Penha Convent.

Penha is a resort in Santa Catarina, Brazil. It had a population of 21,056 and an area of 59 km² as of 2006. The two largest attractions are its beach and Beto Carrero World, the largest theme park in Latin America.

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