Geometric Centre of the Republic of Slovenia
The Geometric Centre of the Republic of Slovenia (Slovene: Geometrično središče Republike Slovenije, GEOSS) is the geometric centre of the country. Its geographic coordinates are Coordinates: and its elevation is 644.842 m. It lies in the hamlet of Spodnja Slivna near Vače in the municipality of Litija. Since 4 July 1982, it has been marked with a memorial stone designed by the architect Marjan Božič. A plaque reading Živimo in gospodarimo na svoji zemlji ('We live and prosper upon our land') was added on 14 September 1989. In 2003, Slovenia adopted an act on GEOSS.
- Inscription on the GEOSS monument.
- Društvo za razvoj in varovanje Geossa. GEOSS. Information sign posted in Slivna.
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- GEOSS homepage
- Virtual panoramas, maps and aerial photography of the location
- Point GEOSS (Local Landmark). Map and description. Pespoti.si. (Slovene)