Zamora, Spain

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Duero river ower the ceety o Zamora.
Duero river ower the ceety o Zamora.
Banner o Zamora
Coat o airms o Zamora
Coat o airms
Zamora is locatit in Spain
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 41°29′56″N 5°45′20″W / 41.49889°N 5.75556°W / 41.49889; -5.75556Coordinates: 41°29′56″N 5°45′20″W / 41.49889°N 5.75556°W / 41.49889; -5.75556
Kintra  Spain
Autonomous commonty  Castile an León
Province Zamora
Comarca Tierra del Pan
Judicial destrict Zamora
 • Mayor Francisco Guarido (IU)
 • Total 149.28 km2 (57.64 sq mi)
Elevation 652 m (2,139 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Tot 66,293
 • Density 440/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Zamoranos
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 49001-49028
Dialin code 980
Climate BSk
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Zamora (Spaingie pronunciation: [θaˈmoɾa]) is a ceety in Castile an León, Spain, the caipital o the province o Zamora. It lies on a rocky hill in the northwast, near the frontier wi Portugal an crossed bi the Duero river, which is some 50 kilometres (31 mi) dounstream as it reaches the Portuguese border. Wi its 24 chairactereestic Romanesque style kirks o the 12t an 13t centuries it haes been cried a "museum o Romanesque airt". Zamora is the ceety wi the maist Romanesque kirks in aw o Europe. The maist important celebration in Zamora is the Haly Week.