Media Luna, Cuba

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Media Luna
Media Luna municipality (red) within Granma Province (yellow) and Cuba
Media Luna municipality (red) within
Granma Province (yellow) and Cuba
Coordinates: 20°08′40″N 77°26′10″W / 20.14444°N 77.43611°W / 20.14444; -77.43611Coordinates: 20°08′40″N 77°26′10″W / 20.14444°N 77.43611°W / 20.14444; -77.43611
CountryCuba
ProvinceGranma
Area
 • Total376 km2 (145 sq mi)
Elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2004)[2]
 • Total35,330
 • Density94.0/km2 (243/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
Area code(s)+53-23

Media Luna (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈmeðja luna]) is a town and municipality in the Granma Province of Cuba. It is located on the coastal region of the province, bordering the Gulf of Guacanayabo, between Niquero and Campechuela.

Demographics[edit]

In 2004, the municipality of Media Luna had a population of 35,330.[2] With a total area of 376 km2 (145 sq mi),[1] it has a population density of 94.0/km2 (243/sq mi).

Transport[edit]

The town is crossed by the state highway "Circuito Sur de Oriente" (CSO).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-06.
  2. ^ a b Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality" (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-06. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)

External links[edit]

Media related to Media Luna at Wikimedia Commons