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For the genus of moths, see Mythimna (moth).
Mythimna is located in Greece
Coordinates: 35°29′N 23°42′E / 35.483°N 23.700°E / 35.483; 23.700Coordinates: 35°29′N 23°42′E / 35.483°N 23.700°E / 35.483; 23.700
Country Greece
Administrative region Crete
Regional unit Chania
Municipality Kissamos
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 2,914
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 734 00
Area code(s) 28220
Vehicle registration ΧΝ, XB
Website Mythimna Website

Mythimna (Greek: Μύθημνα, Δήμος Μυθήμνης) is a former municipality in the Chania regional unit, Crete, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Kissamos, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It was part of the former Kissamos province which covered the north west of Chania Prefecture.

The municipal unit of Mythimna extends from the north coast to the foothills of the White Mountains (Lefka Ori). The seat of the municipality was Drapanias.

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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)

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