Morelos

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State of Morelos

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Location within Mexico
Coordinates: 18°45′N 99°04′W / 18.75°N 99.07°W / 18.75; -99.07Coordinates: 18°45′N 99°04′W / 18.75°N 99.07°W / 18.75; -99.07
Country Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Capital Cuernavaca
Municipalities 33
Government
 • Governor Marco Adame Castillo (PAN)
 • Federal Deputies PAN: 3
PRD: 1
PRI: 1
 • Federal Senators Adrián Rivera (PAN)
Martha Rivera (PAN)
Graco Ramírez (PRD)
Area
Ranked 30th
 • Total 4,950 km2 (1,910 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 1,612,899 (Ranked 22nd)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
HDI (2004) 0.7856 - medium
Ranked 16th
ISO 3166-2 MX-MOR
Postal abbr. Mor.

Morelos is a state in central Mexico. About 1,600,000 people live in Morelos. Its capital is called Cuernavaca.