Piane Crati

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Piane Crati
Comune
Comune di Piane Crati
Coat of arms of Piane Crati
Coat of arms
Piane Crati is located in Italy
Piane Crati
Piane Crati
Location of Piane Crati in Italy
Coordinates: 39°14′N 16°20′E / 39.233°N 16.333°E / 39.233; 16.333
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Cosenza (CS)
Government
 • Mayor Silvano Sacchetta
Area
 • Total 2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Elevation 620 m (2,030 ft)
Population (30 April 2012)[1]
 • Total 1,409
 • Density 700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Demonym Pianoti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 87050
Dialing code 0984
Patron saint Saint Barbara
Website Official website

Piane Crati (Greek: Krathys) is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy.

Located in the Crati river valley, 12km from Cosenza, it is the smallest town in Calabria.

It is home to the San Michele co-operative vineyard, makers of Il Donnici wine. [2]

The town was severely damaged in an earthquake on 27 March 1638. [3]

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