Chios

Frae Wikipedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Chios
Χίος
ChiosPrefecture.jpg
Chios is locatit in Greece
Chios
Chios
Location within the region
2011 Dimos Chiou.png
Coordinates: 38°24′N 26°01′E / 38.400°N 26.017°E / 38.400; 26.017Coordinates: 38°24′N 26°01′E / 38.400°N 26.017°E / 38.400; 26.017
Kintra Greece
Admeenistrative region North Aegean
Regional unit Chios
Aurie
 • Municipality 842.5 km2 (325.3 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 1,297 m (4,255 ft)
Lawest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipality 51,930
 • Municipality density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 82x xx
Aurie code(s) 227x0
Vehicle registration ΧΙ
Wabsteid www.chios.gr

Chios (/ˈk.ɒs/; Greek: Χίος, pronounced [ˈçios]; Turkis: Sakız Adası alternative transliterations Khíos an Híos) is the fift lairgest o the Greek islands, situatit in the Aegean Sea, 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) off the Anatolian coast.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]