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Coordinates: 38°19′56″N 120°40′17″W / 38.33222°N 120.67139°W / 38.33222; -120.67139

Electra
Former settlement
Country United States
State California
County Amador County
Elevation 755 ft (230 m)

Electra (formerly, Whites Bar) is a former settlement in Amador County, California. It lay on the north bank of the Mokelumne River, at an elevation of 755 feet (230 m). Its name came from a nearby electric generating facility.

A post office operated at Electra from 1900 to 1923.

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