Catania

Catania is a city of 310,000 people on the eastern coast of Sicily at the foot of Mount Etna, the biggest volcano in Europe. It is the second largest city in with the metropolitan area reaching one million inhabitants, a major transport hub, economic centre and a university city where you will enjoy a busy downtown and an active nightlife.
Photo: stefan fotos, CC BY-SA 2.0. Photo: Castielli, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multi-use stadium in Catania, Italy. Photo: SiciliaBianconera.96, Public domain.

Theatre
The is an opera house in Catania, , southern . Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a Roman amphitheatre in Catania, , southern , built in the Roman Imperial period, probably in the 2nd century AD, on the northern edge of the ancient city at the base of the Montevergine hill. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The consists of site with the ruins of two open air semicircular Ancient… Photo: Matthias Süßen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a frazione of the comune of in the Metropolitan City of Catania, Siciliy, southern .

Neighborhood
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Catania

Latitude
37.5022° or 37° 30' 8" north
Longitude
15.0874° or 15° 5' 14.6" east
Open Location Code
8F9QG32P+VX
Population
310,000
IATA airport code
CTA
United Nations Location Code
IT CTA
Elevation
7 metres (23 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 67253693
Geo­Names ID
2525068
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Also Known As

  • Afar: Catania
  • Ancient Greek (to 1453): Κατάνη
  • Arabic: Catania
  • Arabic: قطانية
  • Arabic: كاتانيا
  • Arabic: مدينة الفيل
  • Aragonese: Catania
  • Armenian: Կատանիա
  • Asturian: Catania
  • Aymara: Catania
  • Azerbaijani: Kataniya
  • Basque: Catania
  • Belarusian: Катанія
  • Bengali: ক্যাটাানিয়া
  • Bosnian: Catania
  • Breton: Catania
  • Bulgarian: Катания
  • Catalan: Catània
  • Cebuano: Catania (kapital sa lalawigan)
  • Cebuano: Catania
  • Chechen: Катани
  • Chinese: Catania
  • Chinese: 卡坦尼亞
  • Chinese: 卡塔尼亞
  • Chinese: 卡塔納
  • Chinese: 卡塔纳
  • Chuvash: Катани
  • Corsican: Catania
  • Cree: Catania
  • Croatian: Catania
  • Czech: Catania
  • Czech: Katánie
  • Danish: Catania
  • Dutch: Catania
  • Dutch: Catanië
  • Egyptian Arabic: قطانيه
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاتانيا
  • Esperanto: Katanio
  • Estonian: Catania
  • Finnish: Catania
  • French: Catane
  • Galician: Catania
  • Georgian: კატანია
  • German: Catania
  • Greek: Κατάνη
  • Greek: Κατάνια
  • Gujarati: કેટેનિયા
  • Hebrew: קטניה
  • Hindi: केटानिया
  • Hungarian: Catania
  • Icelandic: Catania
  • Inari Sami: Catania
  • Indonesian: Catania
  • Irish: Catania
  • Italian: Catania
  • Japanese: カターニア
  • Kannada: ಕಟೇನಿಯ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Catania
  • Kazakh: Катания
  • Korean: 카타니아
  • Kurdish: Catania
  • Latin: Catana
  • Latin: Catina
  • Latvian: Katānija
  • Ligurian: Catània
  • Lithuanian: Katanija
  • Lombard: Catania
  • Luxembourgish: Catania
  • Macedo-Romanian: Catania
  • Macedonian: Катанија
  • Malay: Catania
  • Marathi: कातानिया
  • Min Nan Chinese: Catania
  • Mingrelian: კატანია
  • Neapolitan: Catania
  • Norwegian: Catania
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Catania
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Catania
  • Occitan (post 1500): Catània
  • Ossetian: Катани
  • Persian: کاتانیا
  • Piemontese: Catania
  • Polish: Katania
  • Portuguese: Catania
  • Portuguese: Catânia
  • Quechua: Catania
  • Romanian: Catania
  • Russian: Катания
  • Sanskrit: कटानिया
  • Sardinian: Catania
  • Scots: Catania
  • Serbian: Катанија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Catania
  • Sicilian: Catania
  • Silesian: Catania
  • Sinhala: කැටානියා
  • Slovak: Catania
  • Slovenian: Catania
  • South Azerbaijani: کاتانیا
  • Spanish: Catania
  • Swahili: Catania
  • Swedish: Catania
  • Swiss German: Catania
  • Tagalog: Catania
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Catania
  • Tamil: சாத்தானிய
  • Tatar: Катания
  • Telugu: కేటేనియ
  • Tetum: Catania
  • Thai: กาตาเนีย
  • Thai: คาตาเนีย
  • Tosk Albanian: Catania
  • Turkish: Katanya
  • Twi: Catania
  • Ukrainian: Катанія
  • Urdu: کاتانیا
  • Uzbek: Kataniya
  • Venetian: Catania
  • Venetian: Catània
  • Vietnamese: Catania
  • Volapük: Catania
  • Waray (Philippines): Catania
  • Welsh: Catania
  • Western Frisian: Catania
  • Western Panjabi: کاٹانیا
  • Wu Chinese: 卡塔尼亚
  • Yue Chinese: 卡坦尼亞

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