Lúčina

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Location of Prešov District in the Prešov Region.

Lúčina (Hungarian: Hüvész) is a village and municipality in Prešov District in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1787.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an elevation of 495 metres (1,624 ft) and covers an area of 1.889 km² (4.89 mi²). It has a population of about 155 people.

Cultural[edit]

Lúčina is also the name of the Lúčina Slovak Folklore Ensemble based in Cleveland, Ohio. They perform authentic Slovak dances from different regions of Slovakia.

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Coordinates: 48°54′N 21°26′E / 48.900°N 21.433°E / 48.900; 21.433