Corpus Christi is located in USA in the state of Texas. The North American city has about 342,500 inhabitants.
Corpus Christi is located in the northern hemisphere of the Earth, about 3086 km north of the equator at latitude 28 and about 9278 km west of the prime meridian, at the -97th longitude.
The city of Corpus Christi owes its name to the bay in front of it, which was discovered on Corpus Christi in 1519 by the Spaniard Alonso Alvarez de Pineda and was so named in honor of the feast day.
Its modern lighting at night has earned the city the nickname “Sparkling CIty by the Sea”. Thanks to the beautiful coastal landscape with miles of sandy beaches and a varied flora and fauna, various hotel and resort facilities as well as numerous tourist highlights, Corpus Christi is today one of the most visited destinations in Texas.
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