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Metropolis of Lyon
Métropole de Lyon
Metropolis
Location o Metropolis o Lyon in Fraunce
Location o Metropolis o Lyon in Fraunce
The ceety (commune) o Lyon (in reid) an 58 suburban communes (in blue) mak up the Metropolis.
The ceety (commune) o Lyon (in reid) an 58 suburban communes (in blue) mak up the Metropolis.
Coordinates: 45°45′27″N 4°51′14″E / 45.75750°N 4.85389°E / 45.75750; 4.85389Coordinates: 45°45′27″N 4°51′14″E / 45.75750°N 4.85389°E / 45.75750; 4.85389
Kintra Fraunce
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Prefectur Lyon
Govrenment
 • Preses o the Metropolitan cooncil Gérard Collomb (PS)
Aurie
 • Tot 533.68 km2 (206.05 sq mi)
Population (2012)37.4% in the communes o Lyon
 • Tot 1,324,637
 • Density 2,500/km2 (6,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Depairtment nummer 69M
Arrondissements 1
Cantons none
Communes 59
Wabsteid www.grandlyon.com

The Metropolis o Lyon (French: métropole de Lyon), an aa kent as Grand Lyon (i.e. "Greater Lyon"), is a French territorial collectivity (collectivité territoriale) wi special status locatit in the central Eastern region o Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, encompassin the ceety o Lyon an some o its suburbs.