The Geographical Center of Mexico Historical

The Geographical Center of Mexico Historical (HM1W46)

Location: Tequisquiapan, Querétaro 76750 Tequisquiapan
Country: Mexico

N 20° 31.296', W 99° 53.64'

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Este es el centro geográfico del país. Durante el Constituyente 1916-1917, el Primer Jefedel Ejercito Constitucionalista, encargado del Poder EjecutivoFederal, Don Venustiano Carranza, en sus frecuentesvisitas a Tequisquiapan, donde por la bondad de sus aguas recuperaba las energías y previos los estudios correspondientesdicto el acuerdo para que este punto sea elCentro Geografico del Pais.Este pueblo de Tequisquiapan, te recibe con afecto yhospitalidad, esperando que tu estancia sea placentera y tengamosla oportunidad de atenderte en un pronto retorno. Tequisquiapan, Qro., Mayo de 1978. English translation:
Traveler, this is the geographical center of the country.
During the Constituent Assembly of 1916-1917, the First Chief of the Constitutionalist Army, in charge of the Federal Executive Power, Venustiano Carranza, while visiting Tequisquiapan in order to relax in its thermal waters, he recovered his energies and when reviewing the corresponding studies he agreed to assign this point as theGeographical Center of the Country.The town of Tequisquiapan welcomes you with affection and hospitality, hoping that your stay is pleasant and that we have the opportunity to see your prompt return. Tequisquiapan, Querétaro,
May 1978.
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HM NumberHM1W46
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Year Placed1978
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, December 5th, 2016 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14Q E 406791 N 2269458
Decimal Degrees20.52160000, -99.89400000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 20° 31.296', W 99° 53.64'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds20° 31' 17.76" N, 99° 53' 38.4" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17 Calle Niños Heroes, Tequisquiapan Querétaro 76750, MX
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