Tétouan

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For the destrict in Madrid, see Tetuán (Madrid). For the ceety in Tunisie, see Tataouine.
Tetuan
تطوان / تطّاون
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Tetuan is locatit in Morocco
Tetuan
Tetuan
Location in Morocco
Coordinates: 35°34′N 5°22′W / 35.567°N 5.367°W / 35.567; -5.367Coordinates: 35°34′N 5°22′W / 35.567°N 5.367°W / 35.567; -5.367
Kintra Flag of Morocco.svg Morocco
Region Tangier-Tétouan
Province Tétouan
Govrenment
 • Mayor Mohamed Ideêmar
Heichest elevation 205 m (673 ft)
Lawest elevation 2 m (7 ft)
Population (2004)
 • Tot 320,539
 • Rank 10t in Morocco
 • Religions Islam
Racial makeup
 • Jebala 60%
 • Riffians/Ghomara 35%
 • Europe 1.0%
 • Ithers 4%
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Simmer (DST) WEST (UTC+1)
Postal Code 93000
Wabsteid The offeecial wab steid
Offeecial name Medina o Tétouan (umwhile kent as Titawin)
Teep Cultural
Criteria ii, iv, v
Designatit 1997 (21st session)
Reference no. 837
State Pairty  Morocco
Region Arab States

Tétouan (frae the Berber ⵜⵉⵜⴰⵡⵉⵏ, Arabic: تطوان, Spaingie: Tetuán, French: Tétouan) is a ceety in northren Morocco. The Berber name means leeterally "the eyes" an figuratively "the watter springs". Tetouan is ane o the twa major ports o Morocco on the Mediterranean Sea. It lees a few miles sooth o the Strait o Gibraltar, an aboot 40 mi (60 km) E.S.E. o Tangier. In 2004 the ceety haed 320,539 inhabitants (census figur). Tetouan's ceevil airport Sania Ramel Airport is locatit 6 km tae the east.

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