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Location: Southern Europe, a peninsula extending into the central Mediterranean Sea, northeast of Tunisia
Geographic coordinates: 42° 50' N, 12° 50' E
Coastline km: 7,600 km km
Climate: predominantly Mediterranean; Alpine in far north; hot, dry in south
Terrain: mostly rugged and mountainous; some plains, coastal lowlands
Elevation: lowest point: Mediterranean Sea 0 m highest point: Mont Blanc (Monte Bianco) de Courmayeur 4,748 m (a secondary peak of Mont Blanc)
Natural hazards: regional risks include landslides, mudflows, avalanches, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, flooding; land subsidence in Venice
Currency: euro (EUR)
Population: 58,103,033 (July 2005 est.)
Languages: Italian (official), German (parts of Trentino-Alto Adige region are predominantly German speaking), French (small French-speaking minority in Valle d'Aosta region), Slovene (Slovene-speaking minority in the Trieste-Gorizia area)
Capital: Rome
Divisions: 16 regions (regioni, singular - regione) and 4 autonomous regions* (regioni autonome, singular - regione autonoma); Abruzzo, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Emilia-Romagna, Friuli-Venezia Giulia*, Lazio, Liguria, Lombardia, Marche, Molise, Piemonte, Puglia, Sardegna*, Sicilia, Toscana, Trentino-Alto Adige*, Umbria, Valle d'Aosta*, Veneto

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Zones (18) Dive sites Sub zones
Abruzzo 1 0
Apulia - Bari 8 0
Calabria 19 0
Campania - Naples 17 0
Emilia-Romagna - Ravenna 3 0
Friuli-Venezia Giulia 6 0
Lazio - Roma 17 3
Liguria - Genova 34 3
Lombardy - Milan 6 0
Marche 3 0
Piemonte - Turin 6 0
Sardignia 23 6
Sicily 48 10
Toscana - Florence 12 3
Trentino-Alto Adige - Trento 7 0
Tuscan Archipelago 46 4
Valle d'Aosta 1 0
Veneto - Venice 5 0

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18 m 22 m All divers

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Faro di Portofino
By fabpad
Aug 14, 2013
Punta Faro -
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Secca Gonzatti
By fabpad
Jul 31, 2013
Secca Gonzatti -
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Relitto Potho
By maremagna
Aug 3, 2011

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Trip: Isole Tremiti Luglio 2011
By maremagna
From Jul 9, 2011 to Jul 10, 2011

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Trip: Puglia giugno 2011
By maremagna
From Jun 10, 2011 to Jun 12, 2011

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Trip: Elba 2010
By jirka16
From Sep 4, 2010 to Sep 11, 2010

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Trip: Diving Arenzano, Italy
By Wellun
From May 28, 2010 to May 30, 2010


Trip: vacanze 2008
From Aug 2, 2008 to Aug 16, 2008



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