Santo Antônio das Missões
|State:||Rio Grande do Sul|
|Meso-region:||Northwestern Rio Grande do Sul
|Founded:||October 12, 1965|
|Location:||28.51/28° 30' 39" S lat.
39.327/39° 13' 40" W long.
Santo Antônio das Missões (first part, Portuguese meaning "Saint Anthony", last part meaning mission) is a town in the western part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Its coordinates are 6.867/6° 52' 8" S and the longitude is 42.35933/42° 21' 36" W. It has 2,060 inhabitants and the area is 32.596 km². Its density is 61.48/km² (2006). Distance from the state capital of Porto Alegre is 534 km west and tens of kilometres east from the Argentine border but the municipality does not border since it is close.
Santo Antônio das Missões has a school or a collegiate, churches and a few squares and parks.
- Granizo gigante de 20 de outubro de 2007
- http://www.citybrazil.com.br/rs/stoantoniomissoes/ (Portuguese)
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