San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca

  • san fernando del
    valle de catamarca
    city
    (from top to bottom; from left to right) aerial view of the city; our lady of the valley of catamarca cathedral; san fernando del valle de catamarca historical museum; el jumeal reservoir and the san francisco church.
    (from top to bottom; from left to right) aerial view of the city; our lady of the valley of catamarca cathedral; san fernando del valle de catamarca historical museum; el jumeal reservoir and the san francisco church.
    flag of san fernando del valle de catamarca
    flag
    coat of arms of san fernando del valle de catamarca
    coat of arms
    capital department within catamarca province
    capital department within catamarca province
    san fernando del valle de catamarca is located in argentina
    san fernando del valle de catamarca
    san fernando del
    valle de catamarca
    location of san fernando del
    valle de catamarca in argentina
    coordinates: 28°28′s 65°47′w / 28°28′s 65°47′w / -28.467; -65.783(2010)
     • total159,139
    demonym(s)catamarqueño
    time zoneutc−3 (art)
    cpa base
    k4700
    dialing code+54 383

    san fernando del valle de catamarca (american spanish: [saɱ feɾˈnando ðel ˈβaʝe ðe kataˈmaɾka]) is a city in northwestern argentina and capital of catamarca province, on the río valle river, at the feet of the cerro ambato. the city name is normally shortened as catamarca.

    the city of 684 km2 (264 sq mi), located 500 m (1,640 ft) above sea level, has 159,000 inhabitants (2010 census [indec]), with more than 200,000 counting the suburbia, what represents around 70% of the population of the province.

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San Fernando del
Valle de Catamarca
(From top to bottom; from left to right) Aerial view of the city; Our Lady of the Valley of Catamarca Cathedral; San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca Historical Museum; El Jumeal reservoir and the San Francisco Church.
(From top to bottom; from left to right) Aerial view of the city; Our Lady of the Valley of Catamarca Cathedral; San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca Historical Museum; El Jumeal reservoir and the San Francisco Church.
Flag of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca
Flag
Coat of arms of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca
Coat of arms
Capital department within Catamarca Province
Capital department within Catamarca Province
San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca is located in Argentina
San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca
San Fernando del
Valle de Catamarca
Location of San Fernando del
Valle de Catamarca in Argentina
Coordinates: 28°28′S 65°47′W / 28°28′S 65°47′W / -28.467; -65.783(2010)
 • Total159,139
Demonym(s)catamarqueño
Time zoneUTC−3 (ART)
CPA base
K4700
Dialing code+54 383

San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (American Spanish: [saɱ feɾˈnando ðel ˈβaʝe ðe kataˈmaɾka]) is a city in northwestern Argentina and capital of Catamarca Province, on the Río Valle River, at the feet of the Cerro Ambato. The city name is normally shortened as Catamarca.

The city of 684 km2 (264 sq mi), located 500 m (1,640 ft) above sea level, has 159,000 inhabitants (2010 census [INDEC]), with more than 200,000 counting the suburbia, what represents around 70% of the population of the province.