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Terigoganas Destination Guide

Explore Terigoganas in Colombia.

Terigoganas in the region of La Guajira is a town in Colombia - some 459 mi (or 738 km) North of Bogotá, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Terigoganas is now 06:58 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Bogota" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Oranjestad, La Villa del Rosario, Maracaibo, Machiques, Barquisimeto or Terigoganas. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tengoganas, Rosa Blanca, Roche, Puerto Arturo, Provincial and Albania. We also found some pictures.


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Interesting facts about this location

Cerrejón

Cerrejón is a thermal coal producer and exporter operating in La Guajira. Its operations include an open-pit mine producing over 32 million tonnes of coal a year, a 150-km railway line, and Puerto Bolívar, a maritime shipping terminal servicing vessels of up to 180,000 tonnes. The added value of this mining operation lies in its integrated operation (mine-railway-port), which is unique in Colombia. The integration guarantees greater production efficiency and less environmental impact.

More reading: Cerrejón homepage
Located at 11.09, -72.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Coal mines in Colombia, Standard gauge railways in Colombia, Surface mines in Colombia, Xstrata

Albania, La Guajira

Albania (previously known as Calabacito from the Spanish meaning Small Calabash tree) is a town and municipality of the Colombian Department of La Guajira. Is the youngest municipality of this Department along with the town of Uribia and others, created on March 19, 2000. Albania neighbors and exclusive enclosed camp site for the Cerrejón coal mine workers and their families, named Mushaisa.

More reading: Albania, La Guajira homepage
Located at 11.09, -72.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Guajira, Populated places established in 1801, Populated places in the Guajira Department

Hatonuevo

Hatonuevo is a town and municipality of the Colombian Department of La Guajira. A municipality of the La Guajira Department since 1994, it has a population of approximately 17,014 inhabitants, the majority being workers of El Cerrejon coal mine. The town has an extension of 347 km and is located an altitude of 50 meters above sea level with an average temperature of 28 °C throughout the year. It is 75 km away from the capital of La Guajira Department, Riohacha.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 11.09, -72.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Guajira, Populated places in the Guajira Department

Barrancas, La Guajira

Barrancas is a town and municipality of the Colombian Department of La Guajira. The municipality of Barrancas is located to the left margin of the Ranchería River in a valley formed between the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains and the Serranía del Perijá. Barrancas has a total area of 742 km² and at 40 meters over sea level. The average temperature is 28°C throughout the year and distances from the capital of the Department of La Guajira, Riohacha. It became a municipality in 1892.

More reading: Barrancas, La Guajira homepage
Located at 11.09, -72.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Barrancas, La Guajira, Municipalities of Guajira, Populated places in the Guajira Department

Jorge Isaacs Airport

La Mina Airport or Jorge Isaacs Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Jorge Isaacs) is an airport serving Albania, La Guajira, a municipality of La Guajira Department in Colombia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 11.09, -72.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Colombia, La Guajira Department