Calvados (depairtment)

French depairtment

Calvados (French pronunciation: ​[kal.va.dos]; Inglis /ˈkælvəds/) is a depairtment in the Lawer Normandy region in northwastren Fraunce.[1]

Calvados
Prefectur biggin o the Calvados depairtment, in Caen
Prefectur biggin o the Calvados depairtment, in Caen
Banner o Calvados
Banner
Coat o airms o Calvados
Coat o airms
Location o Calvados in Fraunce
Location o Calvados in Fraunce
Coordinates: 49°02′N 0°15′E / 49.033°N 0.250°E / 49.033; 0.250Coordinates: 49°02′N 0°15′E / 49.033°N 0.250°E / 49.033; 0.250
KintraFraunce
RegionNormandy
PrefecturCaen
SubprefectursBayeux
Lisieux
Vire
Govrenment
 • Preses o the General CooncilAnne d'Ornano (Miscellaneous Right-wing)
Area
 • Total5,548 km2 (2,142 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot685 262
 • Rank34t
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Depairtment nummer14
Arrondissements4
Cantons25
Communes705
^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, an lochs, ponds, an glaciers lairger nor 1 km2

ReferencesEedit

  1.   Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Calvados" . Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.