Sandia Mountains
geographical name mountains N central New Mexico E of Albuquerque; highest Sandia Crest 10,678 feet (3255 meters)

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  • Sandia Mountains — ▪ mountains, New Mexico, United States       mountain range in central New Mexico, U.S., northeast of Albuquerque and east of the Rio Grande. Located largely within a part of the Cibola National Forest, the range extends southward for about 30… …   Universalium

  • Sandia Mountains — Geobox|Range name=Sandia Mountains image caption=The Sandia Mountains and Rio Grande at sunset, looking southeast from Bernalillo. map caption=Location of the Sandia Mountains within New Mexico country=United States state=New Mexico parent=Sandia …   Wikipedia

  • Sandia Mountains — p1f1p5 Sandia Mountains Höchster Gipfel Sandia Crest (3.255 m) Lage New Mexico (USA) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Sandia Pueblo — Total population 500 600 Regions with significant populations …   Wikipedia

  • Sandia Base — was from 1946 to 1971 the principal nuclear weapons installation of the United States Department of Defense [Albuquerque Journal, Principal Field of Special Weapons Now At Sandia Base , July 24, 1947, p.1, col.4 ] . It was located on the… …   Wikipedia

  • Sandia — is Watermelon in Spanish, and may also refer to:Places* Sandia, Texas, a town in the USA * Sandia, Peru, a town in the Puno region of Peru * Sandia Province, a province in the Puno region. * Pueblo of Sandia Village, New Mexico, a U.S. census… …   Wikipedia

  • Sandia Peak Tramway — Die Sandia Peak Tramway ist eine Luftseilbahn, die vom nordöstlichen Stadtrand des in ca. 1 600 m Höhe gelegenen Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA auf die zur Stadt hin steil abfallenden Sandia Mountains fährt, die einen weiten Blick über… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sandia Peak — may refer to:* Sandia Crest, the high point of the Sandia Mountains * Sandia Peak Tramway, the world s longest continuous cable aerial tramway …   Wikipedia

  • Sandia — ist das spanische Wort für Wassermelone; es ist ferner Sandia (Volk), ein Stamm nordamerikanischer Ureinwohner, die sich selbst Nafiat nennen; Sandia National Laboratories, eine staatliche Forschungseinrichtung der USA Siehe auch: Sandia… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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