Nikitas

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Nikitas
Nikitas is located in Cyprus
Nikitas
Nikitas
Coordinates: 35°10′33″N 32°57′23″E / 35.17583°N 32.95639°E / 35.17583; 32.95639Coordinates: 35°10′33″N 32°57′23″E / 35.17583°N 32.95639°E / 35.17583; 32.95639
Country (de jure) Cyprus
 • DistrictNicosia District
Country (de facto) Northern Cyprus[1]
 • DistrictGüzelyurt District
Population
(2011)[2]
 • Total505
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Nikitas (Greek: Νικήτας; Turkish: Güneşköy) is a village in Cyprus, 4 km southwest of Morphou. De facto, it is under the control of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

References[edit]

  1. ^ In 1983, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus unilaterally declared independence from the Republic of Cyprus. The de facto state is not recognised by any UN state except Turkey.
  2. ^ "KKTC 2011 Nüfus ve Konut Sayımı" [TRNC 2011 Population and Housing Census] (PDF). TRNC State Planning Organization. 6 August 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on November 6, 2013.