Eastern Boyacá Province

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Eastern Boyacá Province
Provincia de Boyacá Oriente
Province
Emerald Reservoir in Chivor
Emerald Reservoir in Chivor
Location of Eastern Boyacá Province in Colombia
Location of Eastern Boyacá Province in Colombia
Coordinates: 5°00′20″N 73°28′20″W / 5.00556°N 73.47222°W / 5.00556; -73.47222Coordinates: 5°00′20″N 73°28′20″W / 5.00556°N 73.47222°W / 5.00556; -73.47222
Country Colombia
Department Boyacá
Capital Guateque
Municipalities 8
Area
 • Total 530 km2 (200 sq mi)
Time zone COT (UTC-5)
Indigenous groups Muisca

The Eastern Boyacá Province is a subregion of the Colombian Department of Boyacá. The subregion is formed by 8 municipalities. The Tenza Valley is located in the Eastern Boyacá Province.[1] The province hosts the eastern belt containing rich emerald deposits.

Municipalities[edit]

AlmeidaChivorGuatequeGuayatáLa CapillaSomondocoSutatenzaTenza

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