Magdalena Peñasco

Magdalena Peñasco is a town and municipality in Oaxaca in south-western Mexico. The municipality covers an area of 75.27 km². It is part of the Tlaxiaco District in the south of the Mixteca Region.

Magdalena Peñasco
Municipality and town
Magdalena Peñasco is located in Mexico
Magdalena Peñasco
Magdalena Peñasco
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 17°14′N 97°33′W / 17.233°N 97.550°W / 17.233; -97.550Coordinates: 17°14′N 97°33′W / 17.233°N 97.550°W / 17.233; -97.550
Country Mexico
 • Total75.27 km2 (29.06 sq mi)
 • Total3,461
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central Standard Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central Daylight Time)

As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 3461.[1]


  1. ^ "Magdalena Peñasco". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on January 26, 2007. Retrieved June 12, 2009.