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Modena
Comune
Comune di Modena
Top left:Modena Cathedral an Ghirladinn Touer, Top richt:Modena Ceety Haw, Bottom left:Stoa o Portici del Collegio in Emilia Street, Bottom richt:View o Modena Ducal Palace an San Domenico Cathedral frae Dante Square
Modena is located in Italy
Modena
Modena
Location o Modena in Italy
Coordinates: 44°39′N 10°56′E / 44.650°N 10.933°E / 44.650; 10.933
Kintra Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Modena (MO)
Frazioni Albareto, Baggiovara, Ca' Fusara, Cognento, Cittanova, Collegara, Ganaceto, Lesignana, Marzaglia, Navicello, Portile, San Damaso, San Donnino, Tre Olmi, Villanova
Government
 • Mayor Giorgio Pighi (Democratic Pairty)
Area
 • Total 182.7 km2 (70.5 sq mi)
Elevation 34 m (112 ft)
Population (21 December 2009)
 • Total 183,069
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Demonym Modenesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 41100
Diallin code 059
Patron saunt San Geminiano
Saunt day January 31
Website Offeecial wabsteid

Modena (Italian: [ˈmɔːdena] ( listen); Etruscan: Mutna; Laitin: Mutina; Modenese: Mòdna) is a ceety an comune (municipality) on the sooth side o the Pianura Padana, in the Province o Modena in the Emilia-Romagna region o Italy.

An auncient toun, it is the seat o an airchbishop, but is nou best ken as "the caipital o engines", syne the factories o the famous Italian sports caur makers Ferrari, De Tomaso, Lamborghini, Pagani an Maserati are, or wur, locatit here an aw, except Lamborghini, hae heidquarters in the ceety or nearbi. Lamborghini is heidquartered no far awa in Sant'Agata Bolognese, in the adjacent Province o Bologna. Ane o Ferrari's cars, the 360 Modena, wis namit efter the ceety itsel. An aw, ane o the colors for Ferraris is Modena yellae.

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