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Crotone
Città di Crotone
Panorama o Crotone
Panorama o Crotone
Crotone is locatit in Italy
Crotone
Crotone
Location o Crotone in Italy
Coordinates: 39°05′N 17°07′E / 39.083°N 17.117°E / 39.083; 17.117
KintraItaly
RegionCalabria
ProvinceCrotone (KR)
FrazioniPapanice, Apriglianello, Carpentieri, Cipolla, Farina, Gabella Grande, Iannello, Maiorano, Margherita
Govrenment
 • MayorUgo Pugliese
Area
 • Total179.8 km2 (69.4 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (1 Januar 2016)
 • Tot62,187
 • Density350/km2 (900/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Crotonesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
88900
Dialin code0962
Patron sauntDionysius the Areopagite
Saunt dayOctober 9
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

Crotone [kroˈtoːne] Aboot this soondlisten  is a ceety an comune in Calabria. Foonded c. 710 BC as the Achaean colony o Kroton (Auncient Greek: Κρότων or Ϙρότων, Laitin: Crotona), it wis kent as Cotrone frae the Middle Ages till 1928, when its name wis chynged tae the current ane.

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Crotone is twinned wi:

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