Cristal, Rio Grande do Sul

Cristal
Municipality
Montagem Cristal (Rio Grande do Sul).JPG
Location within Rio Grande do Sul
Location within Rio Grande do Sul
Cristal is located in Brazil
Cristal
Cristal
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 31°0′8″S 52°2′48″W / 31°0′8″S 52°2′48″W / -31.00222; -52.04667
Country Brazil
StateRio Grande do Sul
MesoregionSudeste Rio-Grandense
MicroregionPelotas
FoundedApril 29, 1988
Area
 • Total681.63 km2 (263.18 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total7,750
 • Density11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (BRST)
Websitehttp://www.cristal.rs.gov.br/

Cristal (Portuguese pronunciation: [kɾisˈtaɫ], "crystal") is a Brazilian municipality in the southeastern part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul. The population is 7,750 (2015 est.) in an area of 681.63 km².[1] The Camaquã River flows through the municipality.

Bounding municipalities