Current Location

Argentina

Buenos Aires

Latitude Is: 34' 37'' S
Longitude Is: 58' 23'' W

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26 May 2017




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About Argentina

Argentina, is a federal republic located in southeastern South America. Covering most of the Southern Cone, it is bordered by Bolivia and Paraguay to the north, Brazil to the northeast, Uruguay and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Chile to the west and the waters of the Drake Passage to the south. With a mainland area of 2,780,400 km2 , Argentina is the eighth-largest country in the world, the second largest in Latin America and the largest among Spanish-speaking nations. Argentina claims sovereignty over part of Antarctica, the Falkland Islands (Spanish: Islas Malvinas), South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. The earliest recorded human presence in the area now known as Argentina is dated from the Paleolithic period.The Spanish colonization began in 1512.Argentina rose as the successor state of the Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata,A Spanish overseas colony founded in 1776. The declaration and fight for independenceSee More

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Mother Day
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27 May 2017

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