Melito di Porto Salvo

Melito di Porto Salvo
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Comune di Melito di Porto Salvo

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Melito di Porto Salvo is located in Italy
Melito di Porto Salvo
Location of Melito di Porto Salvo in Italy
Coordinates: 37°55′N 15°47′E / 37.917°N 15.783°E / 37.917; 15.783
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Reggio Calabria (RC)
Frazioni Annà (Calabrian Greek: Anne), Lacco (Calabrian Greek: Làko), Lembo, Musa (Calabrian Greek: Mùssa), Musupuniti (Calabrian Greek: Mussopunite), Pallica (Calabrian Greek: Pallikè), Pentedattilo (Calabrian Greek: Pentadàktilo), Pilati, Prunella, San Leonardo.
 - Mayor Gesualdo Costantino
 - Total 35.3 km2 (13.6 sq mi)
Elevation 28 m (92 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 - Total 11,594
 - Density 328.4/km2 (850.7/sq mi)
Demonym Melitesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 89063
Dialing code 0965
Patron saint Madonna di Porto Salvo
Saint day 8 December
Website Official website

Melito di Porto Salvo (Calabrian Greek: Mèlitos or Mèlito) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 130 km southwest of Catanzaro and about 25 km southeast of Reggio Calabria; and is also the country's southernmost city. It is part of the Bovesia Greek-speaking area of Calabria, occupying a hilly area which descends towards the Ionian Sea.


  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)

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