Stela 18 Station

Stela 18 Station (HM1QG4)

Location: El Asintal, Retalhuleu
Country: Guatemala

N 14° 38.356', W 91° 43.935'

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Estación Stela 18

Estela 18Esta fué tallada en roca metamórfica tipo gneis y no proviene de la región. Esto hace pensar en el extraordinario esfuerzo que implicó el transporte de la roca desde su lugar de orígen, hecho que refleja el poder y la riqueza de Tak'alik Ab'aj. Esta estela por sus dimensiones 4.02 mt. de alto x 1.20 mt. de ancho y 0.65 mt. de grosor se cataloga como una de las mas altas de la Ciudad.English translation:Stela 18This stela was carved from gneiss, a metamorphic type of rock, which is not from this region. This leads one to consider the extraordinary effort that it meant to transport this rock from its place of origin, a fact that reflects the power and richness of Tak'ali Ab'aj. This stela is one of the tallest in this ancient city with dimensions of a height of 4.02 meters, a width of 1.20 meters and 0.65 meters thickness.
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HM NumberHM1QG4
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Date Added Monday, January 11th, 2016 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15P E 636528 N 1618809
Decimal Degrees14.63926667, -91.73225000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 14° 38.356', W 91° 43.935'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds14° 38' 21.36" N, 91° 43' 56.1" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near Unnamed Road, El Asintal Retalhuleu , GT
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