Dodecanese

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Dodecanese
Νομός Δωδεκανήσου
Umwhile prefectur
Location o Dodecanese in Greece
Location o Dodecanese in Greece
Location o municipalities within Dodecanese Prefectur
Location o municipalities within Dodecanese Prefectur
Kintra Greece
Periphery Sooth Aegean
Caipital Rhodes
Subdiveesions
Aurie
 • Total 2,714 km2 (1,048 sq mi)
Aurie rank 18th
Population (2005)
 • Tot 200,452
 • Rank 12th
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
 • Density rank 14th
Postal codes 85x xx
Aurie codes 2241-2247
ISO 3166 code GR-81

The Dodecanese (/ddɪkəˈnz/; Greek: Δωδεκάνησα, Dodekánisa, [ðoðeˈkanisa], leeterally 'twal islands') are a group o 12 lairger plus 150 smawer Greek islands in the Aegean Sea, o which 26 are inhabitit.

Coordinates: 36°22′23″N 27°13′05″E / 36.373°N 27.218°E / 36.373; 27.218