Gorna Malina

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Gorna Malina
Горна Малина
Gorna Malina is located in Bulgaria
Gorna Malina
Gorna Malina
Location of Gorna Malina
Coordinates: 42°41′N 23°42′E / 42.683°N 23.700°E / 42.683; 23.700
Country  Bulgaria
Provinces
(Oblast)
Sofia
Government
 • Mayor Emil Naydenov
Elevation 620 m (2,030 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 1,482
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 2131
Area code(s) 07152

Gorna Malina (Bulgarian: Горна Малина, pronounced [ˈɡɔrnə ˈmalinə]) is a village in western Bulgaria, part of Sofia Province. It is the administrative centre of Gorna Malina municipality, which lies in the central eastern part of Sofia Province, 20-30 kilometres east of Sofia. The village is located between the western Balkan Mountains to the north and the Sredna Gora range to the south.

Municipality[edit]

Gorna Malina municipality covers an area of 336 square kilometres and includes the following 14 places:

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Honour[edit]

Malina Cove on Low Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is named after Gorna Malina.

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Coordinates: 42°41′N 23°42′E / 42.683°N 23.700°E / 42.683; 23.700