Montecarotto

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Montecarotto
Comune di Montecarotto
Panoramica Montecarotto.jpg
Location of Montecarotto
Montecarotto is located in Italy
Montecarotto
Montecarotto
Location of Montecarotto in Italy
Montecarotto is located in Marche
Montecarotto
Montecarotto
Montecarotto (Marche)
Coordinates: 43°32′N 13°4′E / 43.533°N 13.067°E / 43.533; 13.067Coordinates: 43°32′N 13°4′E / 43.533°N 13.067°E / 43.533; 13.067
CountryItaly
RegionMarche
ProvinceAncona (AN)
Government
 • MayorMirella Mazzarini
Area
 • Total24.39 km2 (9.42 sq mi)
Elevation
385 m (1,263 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,920
 • Density79/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Montecarottesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
60036
Dialing code0731
Patron saintSt. Placidus
Saint dayOctober 5

Montecarotto is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Ancona in the Italian region Marche, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) west of Ancona, mostly known internationally[3] for the annual Blackmoon festival, a renowned[4] goa and psytrance happening. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,163 and an area of 24.1 square kilometres (9.3 sq mi).[5]

Montecarotto borders the following municipalities: Arcevia, Belvedere Ostrense, Ostra, Ostra Vetere, Poggio San Marcello, Rosora, Serra de' Conti.

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  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ http://www.ilmessaggero.it/marche/ancona_da_tutto_il_mondo_alla_5_giorni_del_blackmoon_festival_dedicato_alla_musica_goa/notizie/859801.shtml
  4. ^ http://www.mushroom-magazine.com/blackmoon-festival-2014/
  5. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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