Moravany nad Váhom

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Moravany nad Váhom
Village
Moravany nad Vahom-Kastiel.jpg
Moravany nad Váhom is located in Slovakia
Moravany nad Váhom
Moravany nad Váhom
Location of Moravany nad Váhom in Slovakia
Coordinates: 48°36′10″N 17°51′50″E / 48.60278°N 17.86389°E / 48.60278; 17.86389Coordinates: 48°36′10″N 17°51′50″E / 48.60278°N 17.86389°E / 48.60278; 17.86389
CountrySlovakia
RegionTrnava
DistrictPiešťany
First mentioned1348
Area
 • Total10.78 km2 (4.16 sq mi)
Elevation175 m (574 ft)
Population (2004-12-31)
 • Total2,041
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Postal code922 21
Area code(s)+421-33
Car platePN
Websitewww.moravany.sk

Moravany nad Váhom (Hungarian: Moraván) is a village and municipality in Piešťany District in the Trnava Region of western Slovakia.

History[edit]

Venus of Moravany

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1348.

A small female figurine called the Venus of Moravany was found near the village.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an elevation of 200 metres and covers an area of 10.786 km². It has a population of about 2041.

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