Atílio Vivacqua

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Atílio Vivacqua
Atílio Vivacqua is located in Brazil
Atílio Vivacqua
Atílio Vivacqua
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 20°54′50″S 41°11′52″W / 20.91389°S 41.19778°W / -20.91389; -41.19778Coordinates: 20°54′50″S 41°11′52″W / 20.91389°S 41.19778°W / -20.91389; -41.19778
CountryBrazil
RegionSoutheast
StateEspírito Santo
Area
 • Total223 km2 (86 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total11,181
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-03:00 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-02:00 (BRST)

Atílio Vivacqua[a] is a Brazilian municipality in the state of Espírito Santo. Its population was 11,181 (2015) and its area is 223 km².[1]

The municipality contains part of the 10,459 hectares (25,840 acres) Serra das Torres Natural Monument, created in 2010 to protect the mountain peaks in the area.[2]

History[edit]

Until 10 April 1964, Atílio Vivacqua was a district of Cachoeiro de Itapemirim called Marapé.[3] The municipality is named for Senator Atílio Vivácqua (1894–1961).[4]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Due to orthographic changes and Portuguese naming conventions, the first 'a' in Vivacqua sometimes has an acute accent (´).

References[edit]

  1. ^ IBGE - [1]
  2. ^ Hartung Gomes, Paulo Cesar (11 June 2010), Lei Nº 9.463 (in Portuguese), retrieved 2016-10-27
  3. ^ "IBGE | Cidades | Espírito Santo | Atilio Vivacqua | Histórico". cidades.ibge.gov.br. Retrieved 2016-05-11.
  4. ^ "História". Município de Atílio Vivacqua (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 14 January 2017. Retrieved 11 May 2016.