|Comune di Morano Calabro|
|• Total||112.34 km2 (43.37 sq mi)|
|Elevation||694 m (2,277 ft)|
|Population (31 May 2010)|
|• Density||43/km2 (110/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||Saint Bernardino of Siena|
|Saint day||20 May|
Morano Calabro is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. It has been named one of the most beautiful towns in Italy. It was also the birthplace of mathematician Gaetano Scorza.
Its frazione (civil parish), the village of Campotenese, is located on a mountain pass at 1,015 amsl. A tourist site, the village is best known for the Battle of Campo Tenese (1806) between the First French Empire and the Kingdom of Naples.
- All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)
- (Italian) Infos about the twinnage Morano-Porto Alegre (www.comuni-italiani.it)
Media related to Morano Calabro at Wikimedia Commons
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