Granada, Meta

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Granada, Meta
Municipality and town
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Flag of Granada, Meta
Flag
Official seal of Granada, Meta
Seal
Location of the municipality and town of Granada, Meta in the Meta Department of Colombia.
Location of the municipality and town of Granada, Meta in the Meta Department of Colombia.
Granada, Meta is located in Colombia
Granada, Meta
Granada, Meta
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 3°32′49″N 73°42′36″W / 3.54694°N 73.71000°W / 3.54694; -73.71000
Country  Colombia
Department Meta Department
Area
 • Total 350 km2 (140 sq mi)
Elevation 372 m (1,220 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 48,205
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Granadino
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 57 + 8
Website Official website (Spanish)

Granada is a town and municipality in the Meta Department, Colombia. The municipality area is 350 km² and number of inhabitants 50 837. The municipality is located between 3° 26" latitude north and 73° 43" longitude west and between 372 og 410 above sea level. The daily mean air temperature varies between 24°C and 25.6°C. Annual precipitation is between 2 400 og 2 800 mm. The town is connected to Santa Fé de Bogotá along a 180 km road and 80 km from the regional capital Villavicencio.

Coordinates: 3°20′00″N 73°50′00″W / 3.33333°N 73.8333°W / 3.33333; -73.8333