Charata is a city in the province of Chaco, Argentina. Cuenta con 50.000 habitantes 2001 census [INDEC], and is the head town of the Chacabuco Department and the most important city in the southwest of Chaco, located 280 km from the provincial capital Resistencia. The city was founded by provincial decree on 4 October 1914. Charata is the important settlement closest to the Campo del Cielo crater meteoric dispersion.

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