Centrache

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Centrache
Comune
Comune di Centrache
Centrache is located in Italy
Centrache
Centrache
Location of Centrache in Italy
Coordinates: 38°44′N 16°26′E / 38.733°N 16.433°E / 38.733; 16.433Coordinates: 38°44′N 16°26′E / 38.733°N 16.433°E / 38.733; 16.433
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Catanzaro (CZ)
Area
 • Total 7 km2 (3 sq mi)
Elevation 458 m (1,503 ft)
Population
 • Total 495
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 88060
Dialing code 0967

Centrache (Greek: Kentrikos) is a comune and town in the province of Catanzaro in the Calabria region of Italy.

History[edit]

During the 1908 Messina earthquake, buildings and other structures throughout Centrache were destroyed; 80, 000 people were killed.[1]

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