Southeast Brazil is the cultural and economic hub of the country, and contains three of the four largest cities: São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Belo Horizonte.

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is the second largest city in , on the South Atlantic coast.

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is the largest city in , with a municipality population of 12.1 million, and about 21.3 million in its metropolitan region - the second most populous of the Southern Hemisphere.

São Paulo's city downtown area is where the city was founded, in 1554.

West is a region in . If the Downtown represents the São Paulo of the past, probably no other region represents the São Paulo of present day as well as the West.


is a state in the southeast of . It is undoubtedly the country's economic powerhouse, contributing alone to one third of the Brazilian GDP.

is a geological formation in dating from the Archeozoic era.


  • Location: ,
  • Latitude of center: -20.05° or 20° 3' south
  • Longitude of center: -46.6333° or 46° 37' 59.9" west

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