|Comune di Morgex|
Commune de Morgex
Rue du Valdigne, Morgex main pedestrian street
|Frazioni||Arpy, Biolley, Dailley, Fosseret, Lavancher, La Ruine, Marais, Montet, Pautex, Ruillard, Tirivel, Villair|
|• Total||43 km2 (17 sq mi)|
|Elevation||923 m (3,028 ft)|
|• Density||46/km2 (120/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
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