Aquileia

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Aquileia
Comune
Comune di Aquileia
The Basilica o Aquileia.
The Basilica o Aquileia.
Aquileia is located in Italy
Aquileia
Aquileia
Location of Aquileia in Italy
Coordinates: 45°46′N 13°22′E / 45.767°N 13.367°E / 45.767; 13.367Coordinates: 45°46′N 13°22′E / 45.767°N 13.367°E / 45.767; 13.367
Country Italy
Region Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Province / Metropolitan ceety Udine (UD)
Frazioni Beligna, Belvedere, Viola, Monastero
Govrenment
 • Mayor Gabriele Spanghero (syne Mey 2014)
Aurie
 • Tot 36 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (30 Juin 2009)
 • Tot 3,503
 • Density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Aquileiesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 33051
Dialin code 0431
Patron saint Sts. Hermagoras an Fortunatus
Saint day July 12
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Archaeological Aurie an the Patriarchal Basilica o Aquileia
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
The Patriarchal Basilica o Aquileia.
Teep Cultural
Criterie iii, iv, vi
Reference 825
UNESCO region Europe an North Americae
Inscription history
Inscription 1998 (22nd Session)

Aquileia (/ˌækwɪˈlə/; Friulian: Acuilee/Aquilee/Aquilea,[1] Venetian: Aquiłeja/Aquiłegia, German: Aglar) is an auncient Roman ceety in Italy, at the heid o the Adriatic at the edge o the lagoons, aboot 10 kilometres (6 mi) frae the sea, on the river Natiso (modren Natisone), the coorse o which haes chynged somewhit syne Roman times.

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Aquileia is twinned wi the follaein settlements:[2]

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