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Encyclopedia > Puerto Toro

Puerto Toro is a small Chilean town on Navarino Island. It is the southernmost inhabited spot on the globe. Its latitude and longitude are 55°05′ S 67°06′ W. Puerto Toro is inhabited by about 50 fishermen and their families.


Over a hundred years ago, Puerto Toro was one of the most important towns in southern Tierra del Fuego due to a gold fever. Once it was over, however, Puerto Toro's importance ceased. Today, Puerto Toro is known for the "centolla", the prized southern king crab.


External Links

Map of southern Chile, showing Puerto Toro
Docked boats in Puerto Toro


 
 

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