Moravany nad Váhom

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Coordinates: 48°36′10″N 17°51′50″E / 48.60278°N 17.86389°E / 48.60278; 17.86389
Moravany nad Váhom
Village
Moravany nad Vahom-Kastiel.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Trnava
District Piešťany
Elevation 175 m (574 ft)
Coordinates 48°36′10″N 17°51′50″E / 48.60278°N 17.86389°E / 48.60278; 17.86389
Area 10.78 km2 (4.16 sq mi)
Population 2,041 (2004-12-31)
Density 189 / km2 (490 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1348
Postal code 922 21
Area code +421-33
Car plate PN
Location of Moravany nad Váhom in Slovakia
Location of Moravany nad Váhom in Slovakia
Location of Moravany nad Váhom in the Trnava Region
Location of Moravany nad Váhom in the Trnava Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.moravany.sk

Moravany nad Váhom (Hungarian: Moraván) is a village and municipality in Piešťany District in the Trnava Region of western Slovakia.

History[edit]

Venus of Moravany

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1348.

A small female figurine called Venus of Moravany was found by the village.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 200 metres and covers an area of 10.786 km². It has a population of about 2041 people.

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