Adnet

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For the surname, see Adnet (surname).
Adnet
Adnet von Waidach.JPG
Adnet is located in Austria
Adnet
Adnet
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°41′48″N 13°07′49″E / 47.69667°N 13.13028°E / 47.69667; 13.13028Coordinates: 47°41′48″N 13°07′49″E / 47.69667°N 13.13028°E / 47.69667; 13.13028
Country Austria
State Salzburg
District Hallein
Government
 • Mayor Wolfgang Auer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 30.0 km2 (11.6 sq mi)
Elevation 484 m (1,588 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 3,484
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5421
Area code 06245
Vehicle registration HA
Website www.adnet.salzburg.at

Adnet, a town in the Austrian state of Salzburg (state). It is famous for its marble and there is a marble museum in the middle of the town.

Geography[edit]

Adnet is situated near Hallein in the metropolitan area of Salzburg. Urban districts are: Adnet, Riedl, Spumberg, Waidach, Wimberg. The highest point is just beneath the Jägernase (a mountain slope of the local mountain Schlenken) about 1,501 metres (4,925 ft) above sea level.

Coat of arms[edit]

The coat of arms of the municipality: on a golden shield between three red-marmoreal round stones is a black lion, in the right hand it is holding a black stonemason's hammer on its red shaft.

Name Origin[edit]

The name originates the Celtic (Atanate, Atanat, Attnat). It means swamp (situated by the water).

Twinning[edit]

Adnet is twinned with:

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