Rēzekne

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Rēzekne
Ceety
The Rēzekne castle moond wi Livonian Order castle ruins
The Rēzekne castle moond wi Livonian Order castle ruins
Banner o Rēzekne
Banner
Coat o airms o Rēzekne
Coat o airms
Rēzekne is locatit in Latvia
Rēzekne
Rēzekne
Location in Latvie
Coordinates: 56°30′23″N 27°19′50″E / 56.50639°N 27.33056°E / 56.50639; 27.33056
Kintra Latvie
First mentioned1285
Toun richts1773
Govrenment
 • MayorAleksandrs Bartaševičs
Area
 • Total17.48 km2 (6.75 sq mi)
 • Land16.74 km2 (6.46 sq mi)
 • Water0.74 km2 (0.29 sq mi)
Elevation
158.2 m (519.0 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot32,328
 • Density2,079/km2 (5,380/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal codes
LV-4601
LV-4604
LV-4605
LV-4606
Cawin code+371 646
Number o ceety cooncil members13
Wabsteidwww.rezekne.lv

Rēzekne (Latvie: Rēzekne, Latvie: Rêzekne pronounced [ˈrɛːzekne] ( listen); Latgalian Rēzne pronounced [rʲæːzʲnʲæ] or Rēzekne pronounced [ˈrʲæːzʲækʲnʲæ]; German: Rositten; Pols: Rzeżyca Roushie: Резекне or Режица Rezhitsa) is a ceety in the Latgalia region o eastren Latvie in Rēzekne River valley, an aa kent bi the nickname Latgales sirds (Latgalian Latgolys sirds) meanin The Hert o Latgalia.

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Rēzekne is twinned wi:

Coordinates: 56°30′46″N 27°20′34″E / 56.512716°N 27.342739°E / 56.512716; 27.342739