Simnas

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Simnas
City
Skyline of Simnas
Coat of arms of Simnas
Coat of arms
Simnas is located in Lithuania
Simnas
Simnas
Location of Simnas
Coordinates: 54°24′0″N 23°39′0″E / 54.40000°N 23.65000°E / 54.40000; 23.65000Coordinates: 54°24′0″N 23°39′0″E / 54.40000°N 23.65000°E / 54.40000; 23.65000
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Dzūkija
County Alytus County flag.png Alytus County
Municipality Alytus district municipality
Eldership Simnas eldership
Capital of Simnas eldership
First mentioned 17th century
Granted city rights 1626
Population (2005)
 • Total 1,960
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Simnas church

Simnas (About this sound pronunciation ) (Polish: Simno) is a city within the Alytus district municipality, Lithuania. It is located 23 km (14 mi) west of Alytus.

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