San Fernando, Chile
City square of San Fernando
Map of the commune of San Fernando in Region of O'Higgins
|• Alcalde||Juan Paulo Molina Contreras (PDC)|
|• Total||2,441.3 km2 (942.6 sq mi)|
|• Density||26/km2 (68/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-4 (CLT )|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-3 (CLST )|
|Website||Municipality of San Fernando|
San Fernando (in English: Saint Ferdinand) is the capital of the province of Colchagua, in the central zone (central part) of Chile. San Fernando is the second most populated urban center of the Region of O'Higgins. It is located near to the Tinguiririca River, in the valley of Colchagua, San Fernando is 1,112 feet (339 m) above the level of the se. San Fernando was founded in 1742, and became the provincial capital in 1840.
Demography[change | change source]
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References[change | change source]
- (in Spanish) "Municipality of San Fernando". Retrieved 13 December 2010.
- (in Spanish) "National Statistics Institute". Retrieved 13 December 2010.
- "Chile Time". WorldTimeZones.org. Archived from the original on 2007-09-11. Retrieved 2010-07-28.
- "Chile Summer Time". WorldTimeZones.org. Archived from the original on 2007-09-11. Retrieved 2010-07-28.
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- Municipality of San Fernando (in Spanish)