Lampedusa e Linosa

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Lampedusa e Linosa
Comune
Comune di Lampedusa e Linosa
View in Lampedusa.
View in Lampedusa.
Coat of arms of Lampedusa e Linosa
Coat of arms
Lampedusa e Linosa is located in Italy
Lampedusa e Linosa
Lampedusa e Linosa
Location of Lampedusa e Linosa in Italy
Coordinates: 35°30′N 12°36′E / 35.500°N 12.600°E / 35.500; 12.600Coordinates: 35°30′N 12°36′E / 35.500°N 12.600°E / 35.500; 12.600
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Agrigento (AG)
Frazioni Lampedusa, Linosa, Cala Creta, Cala Francese, Grecale, Terranova
Government
 • Mayor Giusi Nicolini
Area
 • Total 25.48 km2 (9.84 sq mi)
Elevation 16 m (52 ft)
Population (31 October 2010)[1]
 • Total 6,304
 • Density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Demonym Lampedusani, Linosani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 92010
Dialing code 0922
Patron saint Madonna di Porto Salvo
Saint day September 22
Website Official website

Lampedusa e Linosa (Sicilian: Lampidusa e Linusa) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Agrigento in the Italian region of Sicily, located about 300 kilometres (186 miles) south of Palermo, 220 km (137 miles) southwest of Agrigento, and about 260 km (162 miles) southeast of Tunis.

Geography[edit]

The municipality of Lampedusa e Linosa includes the isles of Lampedusa, Linosa, Lampione.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Lampedusa e Linosa is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External links[edit]

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