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The Arizona state capital is Phoenix.
The population of Ganado is approximately 1,257 (1990), 1210 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 516 (1990), 372 (2010).
The amount of land area in Ganado is 20.037 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Ganado to Washington DC is 1858 miles.
The distance to the Arizona state capital is 209 miles. (as the crow flies)
Ganado is positioned 35.70 degrees north of the equator and 109.55 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Ganado elevation is 6,386 feet above sea level.


At the junction of the 191 and the 264 in northeastern Arizona near the New Mexico border
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Ganado Historical Events

1950, January 16
On January 16, 1950, a strong earthquake in Apache County left several cracks in the ground as it rumbled through the small town of Ganado. The cracks, one-half inch wide and up to 12 feet long, extended in a north-south direction near the Ganado trading post.
Source: Abridged from Earthquake Information Bulletin, Volume 2, Number 3, May-June 1970
Submitted by Victoria Ries

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