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Diego de Almagro
Diego de Almagro town hall
|Comuna since||19 August 1972|
|• Total||18,663.8 km2 (7,206.1 sq mi)|
|• Density||0.995992/km2 (2.57961/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC−4 (CLT)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−3 (CLST)|
|Area code(s)||56 + 52|
Its inhabitants are called dieguinos (women: dieguinas).
The commune was created on 19 August 1972 with the name of Pueblo Hundido but its name was changed on 13 April 1977 to the present name of Diego de Almagro.
The commune of Diego de Almagro has an area of 18,663.8 km2 (7,206.1 sq mi). The city of Diego de Almagro is at 70 km (43 mi) from Chañaral (capital of the province and at 149 km (93 mi) from the city of Copiapó (capital of the Atacama region).
|Taltal (Antofagasta Region)|
|Diego de Almagro|
The largest town of the commune is Salvador, a mining town, with a population, in 2002, of 9,745 inhabitants. The town of Diego de Almagro has 8,192 inhabitants.
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