El Rito

El Rito (HM1E5Z)

Location: El Rito, NM 87530 Rio Arriba County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 20.173', W 106° 11.388'

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Elevation 6,870 ft.

This village was settled in the 1830s by residents from the Abiqui? area. The Territorial Legislature of 1909 established the Spanish-American Normal School here to train teachers for northern New Mexico schools. After several changes in name and purpose, the institution is now the Northern New Mexico Community College.
HM NumberHM1E5Z
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 8:47am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 393220 N 4021897
Decimal Degrees36.33621667, -106.18980000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 20.173', W 106° 11.388'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 20' 10.38" N, 106° 11' 23.28" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100 1681, El Rito NM 87530, US
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