Cardoso Moreira

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Cardoso Moreira
Municipality
Município de Cardoso Moreira
Flag of Cardoso Moreira
Flag
Official seal of Cardoso Moreira
Seal
Location of Cardoso Moreira in the state of Rio de Janeiro
Location of Cardoso Moreira in the state of Rio de Janeiro
Cardoso Moreira is located in Brazil
Cardoso Moreira
Cardoso Moreira
Location of Cardoso Moreira in Brazil
Coordinates: 21°29′16″S 41°36′57″W / 21.48778°S 41.61583°W / -21.48778; -41.61583Coordinates: 21°29′16″S 41°36′57″W / 21.48778°S 41.61583°W / -21.48778; -41.61583
Country Brazil
RegionSoutheast
StateBandeira do estado do Rio de Janeiro.svg Rio de Janeiro
Government
 • PrefeitoGilson Nunes Siqueira (PP)
Area
 • Total514.882 km2 (198.797 sq mi)
Elevation
27 m (89 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total12,540
Time zoneUTC-3 (UTC-3)
Website[1]

Cardoso Moreira (Portuguese pronunciation: [kɐʁˈdozu moˈɾe(j)ɾɐ]) is a municipality located in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro. Its population was 12,465 (2005) and its area is 515 km².[1]

Sports[edit]

Cardoso Moreira Futebol Clube, the city's football club, will compete for the first time in the state championship first level in 2008.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ IBGE Archived June 11, 2008, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ O Globo