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Subject: Cedeira, Ortegal, Fene, Rías Altas, Cerdido
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Official seal of Cariño
Cariño is located in Spain
Location in Spain
Country Spain
Autonomous community Galicia
Province A Coruña
Comarca Ortegal
 • Mayor María Purificación Seixido Gómez
 • Total 47.19 km2 (18.22 sq mi)
Elevation 613 m (2,011 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 4,590
 • Density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CET (UTC+2)
Website Official website

Cariño is a municipality in the province of A Coruña in the autonomous community of Galicia in northwestern Spain. It is situated in the north of the province. It is located on the ría de Ortigueira (Ortigueira tidal inlet). Cariño has a population of 4,617 inhabitants (INE, 2008).

Cariño and Cedeira's coast has some of the highest cliffs in Europe.

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