Petra, Majorca

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Petra
Municipality and town
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Coat of arms of Petra
Coat of arms
Municipal location
Municipal location
Petra is located in Majorca
Petra
Petra
Location in Majorca
Coordinates: 39°36′49.28″N 3°6′46.78″E / 39.6136889°N 3.1129944°E / 39.6136889; 3.1129944Coordinates: 39°36′49.28″N 3°6′46.78″E / 39.6136889°N 3.1129944°E / 39.6136889; 3.1129944
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Balearic Islands
Province Balearic Islands
Island Majorca
Comarca Pla de Mallorca
Judicial district Manacor
Government
 • Major Caterina Mas Bennàssar (2011) (PSM)
Area
 • Total 70.13 km2 (27.08 sq mi)
Elevation 111 m (364 ft)
Population (2013)
 • Total 2,806
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Demonym Petrer, Petrera (Catalan)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 07520
Website Official website

Petra is a town and municipality on the Mediterranean island of Majorca, in the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands.

It is the birthplace of Junípero Serra.

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