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For the biometrics and identity company, see Daon, Inc. For the Italian comune, see Daone.
The Château de l'Escoublère, in Daon
Coat of arms of Daon
Coat of arms
Daon is located in France
Coordinates: 47°45′03″N 0°38′15″W / 47.7508°N 0.6375°W / 47.7508; -0.6375Coordinates: 47°45′03″N 0°38′15″W / 47.7508°N 0.6375°W / 47.7508; -0.6375
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Mayenne
Arrondissement Château-Gontier
Canton Bierné
Area1 17.93 km2 (6.92 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 495
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 53089 /53200
Elevation 19–81 m (62–266 ft)
(avg. 73 m or 240 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Daon is a commune in the Mayenne department in north-western France.

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