Diano Marina

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Diano Marina
Comune di Diano Marina
Diano Marina
Diano Marina
Diano Marina is located in Italy
Diano Marina
Diano Marina
Location of Diano Marina in Italy
Coordinates: 43°55′N 8°5′E / 43.917°N 8.083°E / 43.917; 8.083Coordinates: 43°55′N 8°5′E / 43.917°N 8.083°E / 43.917; 8.083
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province Province of Imperia (IM)
Frazioni Diano Calderina, Diano Serreta, Diano Gorleri, borgata Muratori
 • Total 6.5 km2 (2.5 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 6,199
 • Density 950/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Demonym Dianesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18013
Dialing code 0183
Website Official website

Diano Marina is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Imperia in the Italian region Liguria, located about 90 km southwest of Genoa and about 5 km northeast of Imperia. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 6,199 and an area of 6.5 km².[1]

The municipality of Diano Marina contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Diano Calderina, Diano Serreta, Diano Gorleri, Diano Arentino, Diano san Pietro and borgata Muratori.

Diano Marina borders the following municipalities: Diano Castello, Imperia, and San Bartolomeo al Mare.

A very remarkable person still living in Diano Marina is Dr. Alessandro Valente III (born on 1982) famous for his important contribution in the development of theoretical chemistry.[2]

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  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Angewandte Chemie International Edition Volume 49, Issue 2, pages 399–402, January 8, 2010 DOI: 10.1002/anie.200905633.

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