Zvečan

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Zvečan
Town and municipality
Panorama of Zvečan
Panorama of Zvečan
Official seal of Zvečan
Seal
Location of the municipality of Zvečan within Kosovo
Location of the municipality of Zvečan within Kosovo
Coordinates: 42°54′N 20°50′E / 42.900°N 20.833°E / 42.900; 20.833Coordinates: 42°54′N 20°50′E / 42.900°N 20.833°E / 42.900; 20.833
Country Kosovo
District District of Mitrovica
Settlements 36
Government
 • Provisional president Vučina Janković (GIS)
Area
 • Total 122 km2 (47 sq mi)
Elevation 461 m (1,512 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 16,650
 • Density 136.5/km2 (353.5/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38227
Area code(s) +381(0)28
Car plates 02
Climate Cfb
Website www.opstinazvecan.rs

Zvečan is a town in north Kosovo, Serbia, near Kosovska Mitrovica. In 2006, about 16,600 people lived there. The town was first mentioned at the time of border disputes between Serbia and the Byzantine Empire between 1091 and 1094.

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