Letnitsa

Letnitsa (Bulgarian: Летница [ˈlɛtnit͡sɐ], also transliterated Letnitza, Letnica) is a town in central northern Bulgaria, part of Lovech Province. It is the administrative centre of the homonymous Letnitsa Municipality and lies in the northeastern part of the province, close to the town of Levski. As of December 2009, the town has a population of 3,739 inhabitants.[1]

Letnitsa
Летница
Coat of arms of Letnitsa
Letnitsa is located in Bulgaria
Letnitsa
Letnitsa
Location of Letnitsa
Coordinates: 43°19′N 25°04′E / 43.317°N 25.067°E / 43.317; 25.067
CountryBulgaria
Provinces
(Oblast)
Lovech
Government
 • MayorKrasimir Dzhonev
Elevation
52 m (171 ft)
Population
 (December 2009)[1]
 • Total3,739
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal Code
5570
Area code(s)06941

MunicipalityEdit

Letnitsa municipality includes the following four places:

HonourEdit

Letnitsa Glacier on Smith Island, South Shetland Islands is named after Letnitsa.

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 42°26′N 25°39′E / 42.433°N 25.650°E / 42.433; 25.650