Orocué

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Orocué
Municipality and town
Flag of Orocué
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Nickname(s): San Miguel del Macuco, Caño San Miguel
Location of the municipality and town of Orocue in the Casanare Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Orocue in the Casanare Department of Colombia
Coordinates: 1°48′34″N 72°45′37″W / 1.80944°N 72.76028°W / 1.80944; -72.76028
Country  Colombia
Region Orinoquía Region
Department Casanare Department
Area
 • Municipality and town 41.777 km2 (16.130 sq mi)
 • Urban 8.24 km2 (3.18 sq mi)
Elevation 187 m (614 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Municipality and town 8,102
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Website http://www.orocue-casanare.gov.co
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Orocué is a town and municipality in the Department of Casanare, Colombia, located on the shore of the Meta River. Historically, it went by the name San Miguel del Macuco.[3]

It is located 180 km from Yopal, and 546 km from Bogotá.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Municipio de Orocué
  2. ^ "Orocue Map". Colombia Google Satellite Maps. Retrieved 2014-05-24. 
  3. ^ "A Study of the Saliba Language". World Digital Library. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  4. ^ Municipio de Orocué

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Coordinates: 4°47′39″N 71°20′24″W / 4.79417°N 71.34°W / 4.79417; -71.34