Tanis, Manche

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Town hall
Town hall
Tanis is located in France
Coordinates: 48°35′34″N 1°26′26″W / 48.5928°N 1.4406°W / 48.5928; -1.4406Coordinates: 48°35′34″N 1°26′26″W / 48.5928°N 1.4406°W / 48.5928; -1.4406
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Pontorson
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Pontorson - Le Mont-Saint-Michel
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Mazier
Area1 7.49 km2 (2.89 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 296
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50589 /50170
Elevation 7–51 m (23–167 ft)
(avg. 10 m or 33 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.

Tanis is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

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