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Montaron is also a character in the Baldur's Gate computer games.
Montaron is located in France
Coordinates: 46°53′09″N 3°45′01″E / 46.8858°N 3.7503°E / 46.8858; 3.7503Coordinates: 46°53′09″N 3°45′01″E / 46.8858°N 3.7503°E / 46.8858; 3.7503
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Nièvre
Arrondissement Château-Chinon
Canton Moulins-Engilbert
Intercommunality Sud-Morvan
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Bertin
Area1 33.40 km2 (12.90 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 196
 • Density 5.9/km2 (15/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 58173 / 58250
Elevation 200–268 m (656–879 ft)
(avg. 206 m or 676 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.

Montaron is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.

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