Province of Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
Silanus (Sardinian: Silanos) is a comune (municipality) in the province of Nuoro in the Italian region of Sardinia, located about 120 kilometers (75 miles) north of Cagliari and about 40 kilometers (25 miles) west of Nuoro. As of December 31, 2004, it had a population of 2,346 and an area of 48.1 square kilometers (18.6 square miles).
Silanus borders the following municipalities: Bolotana, Bortigali, Dualchi, Lei, Noragugume.
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