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Where is Veracruz, Mexico

Veracruz is a state located in the eastern part of Mexico, along the Gulf of Mexico. Its full name is "Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave." The state's capital and largest city is also named Veracruz. This state is known for its rich cultural heritage, vibrant music and dance traditions, and its important role in Mexican history, including the arrival of Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés in 1519. The Port of Veracruz is one of the country's major seaports and is crucial for trade and commerce in the region.

Veracruz Location Map, Mexico

Area71,826 km2 (27,732 sq mi)
Coordinates19°26′N 96°23′W
Time ZoneUTC−6 (CST)
SummerUTC−5 (CDT)
Postal code (of seat)91-96
Area code1