Morelos

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Morelos
Estado Libre y Soberano de Morelos
Flag of Morelos
Flag
Official seal of Morelos
Seal
Motto(s): 
Tierra y Libertad
(Land and Liberty)
Anthem: Marcha Morelense
State of Morelos within Mexico
State of Morelos within Mexico
Coordinates: 18°45′N 99°4′W / 18.750°N 99.067°W / 18.750; -99.067Coordinates: 18°45′N 99°4′W / 18.750°N 99.067°W / 18.750; -99.067
CountryMexico
CapitalCuernavaca
Largest CityCuernavaca
Municipalities33
AdmissionApril 17, 1869[1]
Order27th
Government
 • GovernorCuauhtémoc Blanco PES
 • Senators[2]Adrián Rivera Pérez PAN
Martha Leticia Rivera PAN
Graco Ramírez PRD
 • Deputies[3]
Area
 • Total4,879 km2 (1,884 sq mi)
 Ranked 30th
Highest elevation5,500 m (18,000 ft)
Population
 (2015)[6]
 • Total1,903,811
 • Rank23rd
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
 • Density rank2nd
Demonym(s)Morelense
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code
62
Area code
ISO 3166 codeMX-MOR
HDIIncrease 0.755 high Ranked 13th
GDPUS$ 7,557.55 mil[a]
WebsiteOfficial Web Site
^ a. The state's GDP was 96,736,678 thousand of pesos in 2008,[7] amount corresponding to 7,557,552.968 thousand of dollars, being a dollar worth 12.80 pesos (value of June 3, 2010).[8]

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

References[change | change source]

  1. "Se crea el Estado de Morelos" (in Spanish).
  2. "Senadores por Morelos LXI Legislatura". Senado de la Republica. Retrieved March 28, 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Listado de Diputados por Grupo Parlamentario del Estado de Morelos". Camara de Diputados. Retrieved March 28, 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Resumen". Cuentame INEGI. Archived from the original on July 2, 2013. Retrieved February 12, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. "Relieve". Cuentame INEGI. Archived from the original on July 3, 2013. Retrieved March 28, 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. "Encuesta Intercensal 2015" (PDF). Retrieved December 8, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. "Morelos". 2010. Retrieved March 28, 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. "Reporte: Jueves 3 de Junio del 2010. Cierre del peso mexicano". www.pesomexicano.com.mx. Archived from the original on December 24, 2018. Retrieved August 10, 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)