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Discover Nanguipa Bajo in Ecuador

Nanguipa Bajo in the region of Zamora-Chinchipe is a town located in Ecuador - some 254 mi or ( 409 km ) South of Quito , the country's capital .

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Local time in Nanguipa Bajo is now 10:57 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " America/Guayaquil " with a UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yacuambi, Timbara, Suapaca, Riobamba, and Quito. When in this area, you might want to check out Yacuambi . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Nanguipa Bajo ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


A Walk in the Nangaritza majestic river - Zamora Chinchipe - Ecuador

4:59 min by Prefectura Zamora Chinchipe
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Nangaritza is a canton in the province of Zamora Chinchipe. The origin of its name comes from the presence of Nangaritza majestic river, which crosses the county from south to north. It is surrounded ..

Just another day in service!

0:27 min by moxxee
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We went to study with a family that lived about 3 hours from our house. This is the only path that leads to their house and it is ALWAYS muddy! ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Zamora River

The Zamora River is a tributary of the Santiago River (Peru) located in the south-east of Ecuador. Historically, it was known to the Spanish as Yaya Mayu, from the river's name among a group of Shuar encountered nearby. The sources of the Zamora River are in the Podocarpus National Park, specifically at the Nudo de Cajanuma. The river then descends towards the city of Loja.

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Located at -4.00 -78.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Rivers of Ecuador

Nangaritza Canton

Nangaritza Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in the Zamora-Chinchipe Province. Its capital is the town of Nangaritza. Its population at the 2001 census was 4,797.

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Located at -4.05 -78.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Cantons of Zamora-Chinchipe

Nambija mine disaster

The Nambija mine disaster was a landslide which occurred in a remote mining settlement in the southeastern part of Ecuador on 9 May 1993. A part of the mountain above the countless mines gave way and buried about 300 people. A definite number will never be known, since there are no records about the number of people living or working in Nambija.

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Located at -4.07 -78.79 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: 1993 in Ecuador, 1993 mining disasters