Timon, Maranhão

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Timon, Maranhão
Municipality of Timon
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Location in the state of Maranhão and Brazil
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Timon, Maranhão
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 5°5′38″S42°50′13″W / 5.09389°S 42.83694°W / -5.09389; -42.83694 Coordinates: 5°5′38″S42°50′13″W / 5.09389°S 42.83694°W / -5.09389; -42.83694
Country Brazil
Region Northeast
State Maranhão
Area
[1]
  Total1,764.612 km2 (681.321 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 est. [2] )
  Total170,222
  Density96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone UTC−3 (BRT)

Timon is a Brazilian municipality in the State of Maranhão. The population is 170,222 (estimation 2020) and the total area is 1765 km2. [2] [1]

It is located on the Parnaíba river which forms a natural border with the neighboring city of Teresina, capital of the Piauí state.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics" (in Portuguese). 2017. Retrieved 27 March 2019. 2018 Area Total
  2. 1 2 IBGE 2020