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ID: 1022195
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/1022195

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Natal (inhabited place)  Natal (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 05 46 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -5.7667  decimal degrees
Long: 035 15 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -35.2500  decimal degrees

Note: Located near mouth of Rio Potengi; produces silk, cotton, sugar, salt & hides; railroads go from city to interior & coastal urban centers; Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte founded in 1958; Marine Research Institute located outside city.

Names:
Natal (preferred,C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of South America (continent)  ....  South America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Brazil (nation)  ........  Brazil (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Rio Grande do Norte (state)  ............  Rio Grande do Norte (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Natal (inhabited place)  ................  Natal (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  founded by Portuguese in 1597
city (C)
state capital (C)
commercial center (C)
port (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Natal..........  [VP Preferred]
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 526
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 137
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 526
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 137
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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