Central Italy

Central contains several distinctive regions that have played a formidable role not only in Italian history, but in world history, as the centres of the Etruscan and Roman civilizations and of the Holy See of the Catholic Church.

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, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of and of the region. Photo: Absent-08, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a region on 's west coast, on the Tyrrhenian sea. Photo: Massimo Telò, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a central region of . is more or less in the middle of the region but has numerous other attractions and would well repay a visit even if Rome did not exist. Photo: Khamul, Public domain.

is one of the twenty Italian regions. It is situated in the central part of , to the east of on the Adriatic Sea. Photo: Raboe001, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a region in . It is one of the smaller regions of Italy, has no large cities and… Photo: Inkey, CC BY 3.0.

is a central region of on the east coast composed of rolling hills and fertile plains at the base of the Apennine mountains. Photo: Gabe25591, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Central Italy

Latitude of center
42.8383° or 42° 50' 17.8" north
Longitude of center
12.2415° or 12° 14' 29.2" east
575 metres (1,886 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: وسط إيطاليا
  • Arabic: وسط ايطاليا
  • Asturian; Bable: Italia central
  • Belarusian: Цэнтральная Італія
  • Bulgarian: Средна Италия
  • Bulgarian: Централна Италия
  • Catalan: Itàlia central
  • Chinese: 中意大利
  • Chinese: 中義大利
  • Croatian: Središnja Italija
  • Danish: Centralitalien
  • Danish: Midtitalien
  • Dutch: Midden-Italie
  • Dutch: Midden-Italië
  • Esperanto: Centra Italio
  • French: Italie centrale
  • German: Italia centrale
  • German: Mittelitalien
  • Greek: Κεντρική Ιταλία
  • Hebrew: מרכז איטליה
  • Hungarian: Centro
  • Hungarian: Italia centrale
  • Hungarian: Közép-Itália
  • Hungarian: Közép-Olaszország
  • Indonesian: Italia Tengah
  • Italian: Centro
  • Italian: Italia centrale
  • Italian: centro Italia
  • Japanese: イタリア中央部
  • Japanese: 中央イタリア
  • Japanese: 中部イタリア
  • Korean: 이탈리아 중부
  • Latin: Italia media
  • Macedonian: Средна Италија
  • Romanian: Italia Centrală
  • Russian: Центральная Италия
  • Sardinian: Italia tzentrale
  • Serbo-Croatian: Centralna Italija
  • Serbo-Croatian: Središnja Italija
  • Spanish: Italia central
  • Sundanese: Italia Tengah
  • Swahili (generic): Italia ya Kati
  • Swedish: Mellersta Italien
  • Turkish: Orta İtalya
  • Ukrainian: Центральна Італія
  • Venetian: Italia centrale
  • Venetian: Italia sentrałe
  • Venetian: Italia zsentrałe
  • Venetian: Itałia zsentrałe
  • Venetian: Itàlia sentrałe
  • Vietnamese: Trung Ý
  • ITI

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