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Authon
Commune
The village in the Vanson valley
The village in the Vanson valley
Coat of arms of Authon
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Forcalquier
Canton Sisteron
Intercommunality Sisteronais Buëch
Area1 40.16 km2 (15.51 sq mi)
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Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
INSEE/Postal code 04016 /04200
Elevation 881–2,114 m (2,890–6,936 ft)
(avg. 1,137 m or 3,730 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Authon is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of south-eastern France.

The Vanson Forest is found in the north, south, and east.

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