Palagonia

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Palagonia
Comune
Comune di Palagonia
Palagonia.jpg
Palagonia is located in Italy
Palagonia
Palagonia
Location of Palagonia in Italy
Coordinates: 37°20′N 14°45′E / 37.333°N 14.750°E / 37.333; 14.750Coordinates: 37°20′N 14°45′E / 37.333°N 14.750°E / 37.333; 14.750
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province / Metropolitan city Catania (CT)
Government
 • Mayor Salvatore Astuti
Area
 • Total 57.7 km2 (22.3 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (31 December 2013)[1]
 • Total 16,609
 • Density 290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Palagonesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 95046
Dialing code 095
Patron saint Febronia of Nisibis
Website Official website

Palagonia (Sicilian: Palagunìa, Latin: Palica) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Catania in the Italian region Sicily, located about 150 kilometres (93 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) southwest of Catania.

Palagonia borders the following municipalities: Lentini, Militello in Val di Catania, Mineo, Ramacca.

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  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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