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Moquino, New Mexico

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Welcome to Moquino ...

So far, we have found very little information about Moquino. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Moquino to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Moquino, please Contact Us.

Moquino would have been located within present day Cibola County.

The location of Moquino has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Moquino is 6,130 feet [1,868 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Moquino is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Moquino was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Moquino once stood is in the (505) area code.

Communities near Moquino ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Encinal   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

Laguna   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Moquino

Casa Blanca   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

Cubero   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

Paraje   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

Harrisburg   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

Mesita   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Moquino

Seama   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

North Acomita Village   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

San Fidel   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Moquino

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Moquino.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Moquino. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Moquino.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Moquino:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Moquino, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moquino - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Moquino) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moquino. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1725, Longitude: -107.3689     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Moquino have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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