Asini

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Asini
Ασίνη
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Asini is located in Greece
Asini
Asini
Coordinates: 37°32′N 22°53′E / 37.533°N 22.883°E / 37.533; 22.883Coordinates: 37°32′N 22°53′E / 37.533°N 22.883°E / 37.533; 22.883
Country Greece
Administrative region Peloponnese
Regional unit Argolis
Municipality Nafplio
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 6,117
Community
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Area code(s) 27520
Vehicle registration AP

Asini (Greek: Ασίνη) is a village and a former municipality in Argolis, Peloponnese, Greece, named after the ancient city of Asine. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Nafplio, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] Population 6,117 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Drepano (el).

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  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)