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Abancay
Town
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Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
El Eterno Valle Primaveral (The Eternal Springtime Valley)
Country Peru
Region Apurímac Region
Province Abancay Province
Established 1540
Town 1873
City 1874
Elevation
2,377 m (7,799 ft)
Population
 • Estimate 
(2015)
58,741
Time zone UTC-5 (PET)
Website www.muniabancay.gob.pe

Abancay is a city in Peru. It is the capital of Apurímac Region.

Location

Abancay is located at an elevation of 2,377 metres (7,799 ft) above sea level in the southern Peruvian Andes, above the Pachachaca River, and straddles the Marino River.


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