Pedras Altas

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Pedras Altas
Flag of Pedras Altas
Official seal of Pedras Altas
Location in Rio Grande do Sul state
Location in Rio Grande do Sul state
Pedras Altas is located in Brazil
Pedras Altas
Pedras Altas
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 31°43′58″S 53°35′02″W / 31.73278°S 53.58389°W / -31.73278; -53.58389
Country Brazil
StateRio Grande do Sul
MesoregionSudeste Rio-grandense
MicroregionJaguarão
Founded16 April 1996
Government
 • MayorGabriel de Léllis Junior
Area
 • Total1,377.37 km2 (531.81 sq mi)
Elevation
375 m (1,230 ft)
Population
 (2020 [1])
 • Total1,954
 • Density1.4/km2 (3.7/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (BRST)

Pedras Altas (Portuguese meaning "High Rocks") is a Brazilian municipality in the southern part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul. The population is 1,954 (2020 est.) in an area of 1377.37 km2.[2] The Jaguarão River, which forms the border with Uruguay here, flows along the southwestern part of the municipality.

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