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Aracataca
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Nickname(s): Cataca
Location of the town and municipality of Aracataca in the Department of Magdalena.
Location of the town and municipality of Aracataca in the Department of Magdalena.
Country Colombia
Region Caribbean
Department Magdalena
Foundation 1885
Area
 • Total 1,755 km2 (678 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 51,975
Website
www.aracataca-magdalena.gov.co
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Aracataca is a city in Magdalena, Columbia. The city is known for being the birthplace of Gabriel García Márquez.

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