Letnitsa

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For the village in Sofia Province, see Letnitsa (village).
Letnitsa
Летница
Coat of arms of Letnitsa
Coat of arms
Letnitsa is located in Bulgaria
Letnitsa
Letnitsa
Location of Letnitsa
Coordinates: 43°19′N 25°04′E / 43.317°N 25.067°E / 43.317; 25.067
Country Bulgaria
Provinces
(Oblast)
Lovech
Government
 • Mayor Krasimir Dzhonev
Elevation 52 m (171 ft)
Population (December 2009)[1]
 • Total 3,739
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 5570
Area code(s) 06941

Letnitsa (Bulgarian: Летница, also transliterated Letnitza, Letnica) is a town in central northern Bulgaria, part of Lovech Province. It is the administrative centre of the homonymous Letnitsa Municipality and lies in the northeastern part of the province, close to the town of Levski. As of December 2009, the town has a population of 3,739 inhabitants.[1]

Municipality[edit]

Letnitsa municipality includes the following four places:

Honour[edit]

Letnitsa Glacier on Smith Island, South Shetland Islands is named after Letnitsa.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 42°26′N 25°39′E / 42.433°N 25.650°E / 42.433; 25.650