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El Rayon Destination Guide

Discover El Rayon in Mexico

El Rayon in the region of Nayarit is a town located in Mexico - some 398 mi or ( 641 km ) North-West of Mexico City , the country's capital .

Interactive map of El Rayon

Local time in El Rayon is now 04:06 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " America/Mazatlan " with a UTC offset of -7 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Toro Macho, Tepic, Saltillo, Ratan, and Pochotitan. When in this area, you might want to check out Toro Macho . 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 El Rayon ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Family Adventure 2008

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Interesting facts about this location

Aguamilpa Dam

The Aguamilpa Dam is an embankment dam on the Río Grande de Santiago in the Mexican state of Nayarit, 38 km northeast of Tepic. The primary purpose of the dam is hydroelectric power generation and it supplies a 960 MW power station with water. Construction on the dam began in 1989 and it was completed in 1993 while the power station became operational in 1994.

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Located at 21.78 -104.89 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Concrete-face rock-fill dams, Dams completed in 1993, Dams in Mexico, Hydroelectric power stations in Mexico

El Nayar

El Nayar is a municipality in the Mexican state of Nayarit. The population was 30,551 in 2005 in a total area of 5,100 km². The municipal seat of Jesús María had a population of 1,520 in 2005. El Nayar is the home of the Huichol and the Cora Indians. El Nayar is the largest municipality in territorial dimension in the state. Its area makes up 18.46% of the surface of the state. It is also the sparsely populated.

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Located at 21.88 -104.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Municipalities of Nayarit, Sierra Madre Occidental


Tepic is the capital and largest city of the Mexican state of Nayarit. It is located in the central part of the state, at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:21|30|30|N|104|53|35|W| | |name= }}. It stands at an altitude above sea level of some 915 meters, on the banks of the Río Mololoa and the Río Tepic, approximately 225 kilometers north-west of Guadalajara, Jalisco. Nearby are the extinct Sangangüey volcano and its crater lake.

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Located at 21.51 -104.89 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Capitals of states of Mexico, Municipalities of Nayarit, Populated places established in 1542, Populated places in Nayarit, Tepic