Syracuse is a medium sized city on the eastern coast of , . Syracuse was an important centre in the Grecian period, and Roman writer Cicero described it as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." Master mathematician Archimedes lived and worked here, but was killed during the Roman conquest.

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  122,000
  • Latitude:  37° 5' 6.5" (37.0852°) north
  • Longitude:  15° 16' 22.8" (15.273°) east
  • Elevation:  65 meters (213 feet)
  • Neighbors:  and
  • Wikidata:  Syracuse
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Syracuse

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Italian:  Comune di Siracusa

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