São Pedro da Água Branca

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São Pedro da Água Branca
Municipality
The Municipality of
São Pedro da Água Branca
Location of São Pedro da Água Branca
Location of São Pedro da Água Branca
Coordinates: 05°05′06″S 48°25′44″W / 5.08500°S 48.42889°W / -5.08500; -48.42889Coordinates: 05°05′06″S 48°25′44″W / 5.08500°S 48.42889°W / -5.08500; -48.42889
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast
State Bandeira do Maranhão.svg Maranhão
Founded June 5, 1996
Government
 • Mayor Idelzio Gonçalves de Oliveira (PTB)
Area
 • Total 720.492 km2 (278.184 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 11,439
 • Density 15.5/km2 (40/sq mi)
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Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
HDI (2000) 0.588 – medium[2]

São Pedro da Água Branca is the westernmost municipality in the Brazilian state of Maranhão, bordering both Pará and Tocantins states.

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