Magdalena Department

Magdalena is a department of with more than 1.3 million people, located to the north of the country by the . The capital of the Magdalena Department is and was named after the .

Popular Destinations

, officially Distrito Turístico, Cultural e Histórico de , is a city on the coast of the in northern . Photo: Kamilokardona, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town in the Magdalena Department of , to the south of . Photo: Tim Buendia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a traditional fishing village and corregimiento of , located on the Caribbean coast of at about 10 minutes or 3 kilometres north of Santa Marta. Photo: Ffathead, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ciudad Perdida is the archaeological site of an ancient city in 's . Photo: Uhkabu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

The popular lies on the Caribbean coast near in . Photo: Uhkabu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town 20 km away from in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in . Photo: Shallodarns, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Magdalena Department

Latitude of center
10° or 10° north
Longitude of center
-74.5° or 74° 30' west
Population
1,150,000
Elevation
110 metres (361 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3675686

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Magdalena (departement)
  • Afrikaans: Magdalena
  • Arabic: Magdalena
  • Arabic: إدارة ماجدالينا
  • Arabic: ماجدالينا (كولومبيا)
  • Armenian: Մագդալենա շրջան
  • Asturian: Magdalena
  • Asturian: departamentu de Magdalena
  • Azerbaijani: Maqdalena
  • Azerbaijani: Maqdalena departamenti
  • Basque: Magdalena
  • Belarusian: Магдалена
  • Bengali: মাগডালেনা বিভাগ
  • Breton: Magdalena
  • Bulgarian: Магдалена
  • Catalan: Departament de Magdalena
  • Catalan: Departament del Magdalena
  • Catalan: Magdalena
  • Cebuano: Departamento del Magdalena
  • Chinese: Magdalena
  • Chinese: 馬格達萊納省
  • Chinese: 马格达莱纳省
  • Croatian: Magdalena
  • Czech: Departement Magdalena
  • Czech: Magdalena
  • Danish: Magdalena Department
  • Dimli (individual language): Magdalena
  • Dutch: Magdalena
  • Esperanto: Departemento Magdalena
  • Esperanto: Magdalena
  • Finnish: Magdalena
  • French: Département de Magdalena
  • French: Magdalena
  • Galician: Departamento de Magdalena
  • Galician: Magdalena, Colombia
  • Galician: Magdalena
  • Georgian: მაგდალენას დეპარტამენტი
  • German: CO-MAG
  • German: Departamento del Magdalena
  • German: Magdalena
  • Greek: Διαμέρισμα Μαγδαλένα
  • Greek: διαμέρισμα Μαγκνταλένας
  • Gujarati: માગ્દાલેના વિભાગ
  • Hebrew: מגדלנה (מחוז)
  • Hebrew: מגדלנה
  • Hebrew: מחוז מגדלנה
  • Hindi: मेगडेलिना विभाग
  • Hungarian: Magdalena megye
  • Iloko: Departamento ti Magdalena
  • Indonesian: Departemen Magdalena
  • Italian: Magdalena
  • Italian: dipartimento di Magdalena
  • Japanese: マグダレーナ県
  • Kannada: ಮ್ಯಾಗ್ಡಲೇನಾ ಇಲಾಖೆ
  • Korean: 마그달레나주
  • Korean: 막달레나 주
  • Ladino: Magdalena
  • Lao: Departamento ti Magdalena
  • Latvian: Magdalenas departaments
  • Lithuanian: Magdalenos departamentas
  • Malay: Pentadbiran Magdalena
  • Marathi: मॅग्डालेना विभाग
  • Min Nan Chinese: Magdalena
  • Northern Frisian: Magdalena (Department)
  • Northern Frisian: Magdalena
  • Norwegian: Magdalena
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Magdalena
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Magdalena-departementet
  • Ossetian: Магдаленæ
  • Persian: بخش ماگدالنا
  • Persian: شهرستان ماگدالنا
  • Polish: Magdalena
  • Portuguese: Departamento de Magdalena
  • Portuguese: Magdalena
  • Quechua: Magdalena suyu
  • Romanian: Departamentul Magdalena
  • Russian: Магдалена
  • Samogitian: Magdalenas departaments
  • Scots: Magdalena, Colombie
  • Scots: Magdalena Depairtment
  • Scottish Gaelic: Magdalena
  • Serbian: Magdalena region
  • Serbian: Магдалена
  • Serbian: Магдалена регион
  • Serbo-Croatian: Departman Magdalena
  • Sinhala: මගල්දේනා දෙපාර්තමන්තුව
  • Spanish: Departamento del Magdalena
  • Spanish: Magdalena
  • Swedish: Magdalena, Colombia
  • Swedish: Magdalena
  • Tagalog: Magdalena
  • Tamil: மக்தாலென துறை
  • Telugu: మాగ్డాలెనా డిపార్ట్మెంట్
  • Telugu: మాగ్డాలెనా విభాగం
  • Thai: จังหวัดมักดาเลนา
  • Turkish: Magdalena
  • Ukrainian: Магдалена
  • Ukrainian: Маґдалена
  • Urdu: ماگدالینا محکمہ
  • Urdu: ماگدالینا ڈیپارٹمنٹ
  • Vietnamese: Magdalena
  • Waray (Philippines): Magdalena
  • Western Panjabi: مگدالینا ڈیپارٹمنٹ
  • Wu Chinese: 马格达莱纳省
  • Yoruba: Magdalena Department
  • Dipartimento di Magdalena

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