Puerto Cabezas

  • puerto cabezas
    municipality
    aerial view of city
    aerial view of city
    flag of puerto cabezas
    flag
    official seal of puerto cabezas
    seal
    puerto cabezas is located in nicaragua
    puerto cabezas
    puerto cabezas
    location in nicaragua
    coordinates: 14°01′41″n 83°22′51″w / 14°01′41″n 83°22′51″w / 14.02806; -83.38083
    country nicaragua
    departmentnorth caribbean coast autonomous region
    area
     • municipality2,311 sq mi (5,985 km2)
    population
     (2005)
     • municipality66,169
     • density29/sq mi (11/km2)
     • urban
    39,428
    time zoneutc-6 (central time)
     • summer (dst)utc-6 (no dst)
    climateam

    puerto cabezas (spanish pronunciation: [ˈpweɾ.to ka.ˈβe.sas]; english: bragman's bluff; miskito: puerto cabezas) is a municipality in nicaragua. it is the capital of the north caribbean coast autonomous region (raccn).

    the municipality and the entire region are indigenous lands. the city of puerto cabezas is a beautiful place which borders the community of ten communities.

    hurricane felix hit puerto cabezas on september 4, 2007, killing about 100 people.[1]

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Puerto Cabezas
Municipality
Aerial view of city
Aerial view of city
Flag of Puerto Cabezas
Flag
Official seal of Puerto Cabezas
Seal
Puerto Cabezas is located in Nicaragua
Puerto Cabezas
Puerto Cabezas
Location in Nicaragua
Coordinates: 14°01′41″N 83°22′51″W / 14°01′41″N 83°22′51″W / 14.02806; -83.38083
Country Nicaragua
DepartmentNorth Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region
Area
 • Municipality2,311 sq mi (5,985 km2)
Population
 (2005)
 • Municipality66,169
 • Density29/sq mi (11/km2)
 • Urban
39,428
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (No DST)
ClimateAm

Puerto Cabezas (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈpweɾ.to ka.ˈβe.sas]; English: Bragman's Bluff; Miskito: Puerto Cabezas) is a municipality in Nicaragua. It is the capital of the North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region (RACCN).

The municipality and the entire region are indigenous lands. The city of Puerto Cabezas is a beautiful place which borders The Community of Ten Communities.

Hurricane Felix hit Puerto Cabezas on September 4, 2007, killing about 100 people.[1]