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Coordinates: 34°51′17″N33°32′46″E / 34.85472°N 33.54611°E / 34.85472; 33.54611 Coordinates: 34°51′17″N33°32′46″E / 34.85472°N 33.54611°E / 34.85472; 33.54611
CountryFlag of Cyprus.svg  Cyprus
District Larnaca District
 (2011) [1]
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)
Website http://www.tersefanou.org/

Tersefanou (Greek : Τερσεφάνου) is a village in the Larnaca District of Cyprus, located 2 northwest of Kiti.

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  1. "Population - Place of Residence, 2011". Statistical Service of Cyprus (CYSTAT). 17 April 2014. Archived from the original on 16 October 2014.