Carrara

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Carrara
Carara
Comune
Comune di Carrara
The aurie aroond Carrara, seen frae an aircraft flying at 10,000 metres. The toun is at the tap o the pictur, nearest tae the marble quarries which are the white merkins on the moontains.
The aurie aroond Carrara, seen frae an aircraft flying at 10,000 metres. The toun is at the tap o the pictur, nearest tae the marble quarries which are the white merkins on the moontains.
Carrara is locatit in Italy
Carrara
Carrara
Location o Carrara in Italy
Coordinates: 44°04.75′N 10°06.00′E / 44.07917°N 10.10000°E / 44.07917; 10.10000Coordinates: 44°04.75′N 10°06.00′E / 44.07917°N 10.10000°E / 44.07917; 10.10000
Kintra Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Massa an Carrara (MS)
Frazioni Avenza, Bedizzano, Bergiola, Bonascola, Castelpoggio, Codena, Colonnata, Fontia, Fossola, Gragnana, Marina di Carrara, Miseglia, Nazzano, Noceto, Sorgnano, Torano
Govrenment
 • Mayor Angelo Zubbani (PSI)
Aurie
 • Total 71 km2 (27 sq mi)
Elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Population (31 Mey 2008)
 • Tot 65,491
 • Density 920/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Carraresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 54033
Dialin code 0585
Patron saunt San Ceccardo
Saunt day June 16

Carrara [karˈraːra] (Emilian: [Carara] error: {{lang}}: unrecognized language code: eml (help)) is a ceety an comune in the Province o Massa an Carrara (Tuscany, Italy), notable for the white or blue-grey marble quarried thare. It is on the Carrione River, some 100 kilometres (62 mi) wast-northwast o Florence.