Wachau
in Saxony, Germany

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.276 and 12.428 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 16' 32" and E 12° 25' 39"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:36 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:56 am and 9:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Geonames.org

Explore Wachau

Wachau in Saxony is a city in Germany about 96 mi (or 154 km) south-west of Berlin, the country's capital.

Local time in Wachau is now 03:36 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of Wachau, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Leipzig Halle Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 22 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz in a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km), North. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Grossposna, Leipzig, Espenhain, Neukieritzsch and Borsdorf. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1024.1 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 28th of June 2019

19°C (67 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

26°C (79 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 30th of June 2019

31°C (87 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Atlanta International Leipzig

Address
0,4 mi
Südring 21
04416 Markkleeberg
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


City Park Apartment N.1102

Address
4,0 mi
Schulze-Boysen-Str. 12
04317 Leipzig
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 16:00
Weekend: closed


Parkhotel Diani

Address
2,0 mi
Connewitzerstr. 19
04289 Leipzig
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


H+ Hotel Leipzig

Address
4,5 mi
Gutenbergplatz 1-5
04103 Leipzig
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Balance Alte Messe

Address
3,2 mi
Breslauerstr. 33
04299 Leipzig
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Leonardo Hotel & Residenz

Address
3,6 mi
Windscheidstr. 21-23
04277 Leipzig
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Lagovida Ferienresort Störmthaler See

Address
3,6 mi
Hafenstr. 1
04463 Großpösna
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Atlanta Boardinghouse

Address
0,4 mi
Südring 21
04416 Wachau
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Central Sauna & Loft Apartments

Address
3,8 mi
Riebeckstraße 28
04317 Leipzig
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Days Inn City Centre

Address
4,5 mi
Gerichtsweg 12
04103 Leipzig
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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16. SAXONIA INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FIESTA Leipzig

Published: July 30, 2010
Length: 11:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: woof199

Brennerparade am Eröffnungstag.


Panasonic HDC SD300 - Flower B (FullHD)

Published: July 09, 2009
Length: 56:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MHK06

Panasonic HDC SD300, Flower Test 2 uncut, Cam-Source / File uploaded.


2012.18.03. --- Silbersee Leipzig Lößnig

Published: March 26, 2012
Length: 25:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ak63andreas

kleines Race am Silbersee Lößnig.


Atlanta Hotel International Leipzig

Published: July 27, 2011
Length: 55:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fortschritte Film

Zimmer 0:28 Tagungen 1:11 Restaurant 2:07 Fitness & Wellness 3:06 Herzlich Willkommen im Atlanta Hotel, dem 4-Sterne-Hotel im Leipziger Süden. Auf sieben Etagen, in 191 Zimmern und sechs...


Seepark Auenhain

Published: December 18, 2013
Length: 36:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: WorldTopHotels

Located directly on the shores of the Markkleeberger See (lake) to the south of Leipzig, this holiday resort offers modern and cosy holiday homes. Check for more info at http://worldtophotels.net.


Halo Effekt Sonne + Sonnenuntergang ~ 28.12.2012 Leipzig ~ HD ~

Published: December 30, 2012
Length: 30:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AsatrU dark

Ein sehr schöner Halo Effekt um die Sonne und Sonnenuntergang Leipzig Wachau 28.12.2012.


Ein Novembertag @ Neuseenland Leipzig / Markkleeberger See ~ 11/2014

Published: November 16, 2014
Length: 25:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AsatrU dark

Ein Novembertag @ Neuseenland Leipzig / Markkleeberger See ~ 11/2014 // Ein ehemaliger Braunkohletagebau im Südraum von Leipzig. Musik ist von: Traum'er Leben (...Was Wird Bleiben?) Intro.


Wildwasseranlage Kanupark @ Markkleeberger See ~ Leipzig 10.03.2013 ~

Published: March 13, 2014
Length: 51:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AsatrU dark

Ein Tag am Markkleeberger See. Einst war dieser See am südlichen Rand von Leipzig ein Braunkohletagebau. Inzwischen ist das Gelände rekultiviert und neu gestaltet. 10. März 2014.


Kanupark am Markkleeberger See - Erfrischung und Action pur

Published: February 17, 2014
Length: 00:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LeipzigTourismus

Der im Jahr 2007 eröffnete Kanupark am Markkleeberger See ist eine der modernsten künstlichen Wildwasseranlagen der Welt. Egal ob beim Wildwasser-Rafting, POWER-Rafting oder NACHT-Rafting ...


Streetkiten

Published: July 06, 2012
Length: 31:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Drachenuli

Streetkiten mit NST-2-4.7 bei sehr böigen Wind zum Männertag 2012 am Markkleeberger See.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Leipzig Bayerischer Bahnhof

The Bayerischer Bahnhof (Bavarian station) in Leipzig is Germany's oldest preserved railway station. It was built in 1842 for the Leipzig–Hof line by the Saxon-Bavarian Railway Company, later taken over by the Royal Saxon State Railways (Königlich Sächsische Staatseisenbahnen) and operated as the Saxon-Bavarian State Railways (Sächsisch-Bayerische Staatseisenbahn). The station was closed in 2001 for the construction of the Leipzig city tunnel.

Located at 51.3292, 12.3817 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Saxony, Proposed railway stations in Germany, Buildings and structures in Leipzig, Transport in Leipzig

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology

The Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (German: Max-Planck-Institut für evolutionäre Anthropologie) is a research institute based in Leipzig, Germany, founded in 1997. It is part of the Max Planck Society network. The institute comprises five departments and several Junior Scientist Groups, and currently employs about three hundred and thirty people.

Located at 51.3206, 12.3944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Max Planck Society, Research institutes in Germany, Anthropological research institutes, Research institutes established in 1997

Monument to the Battle of the Nations

The Monument to the Battle of the Nations is a monument in Leipzig, Germany to the 1813 Battle of Leipzig, also known as the Battle of the Nations. Paid for mostly by donations and by the city of Leipzig, it was completed in 1913 for the 100th anniversary of the battle, at a cost of 6,000,000 Goldmark.

Located at 51.3122, 12.4131 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Leipzig, Monuments and memorials in Germany, Visitor attractions in Leipzig

Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

The Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences(MPI-MIS) in Leipzig was founded on March 1, 1996. At the institute scientists (mainly mathematicians) work on projects which apply mathematics in various areas of natural sciences, in particular physics, biology, chemistry and material science.

Located at 51.3414, 12.3914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mathematical institutes, Max Planck Society, Research institutes in Germany

German National Library

The German National Library (German: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek or DNB) is the central archival library and national bibliographic centre for the Federal Republic of Germany.

Located at 51.3223, 12.3967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
German culture, Libraries in Germany, National libraries, Libraries in Berlin, 1912 establishments in Germany, Libraries established in 1912, Deposit libraries

Bruno-Plache-Stadion

Bruno-Plache-Stadion is a multi-use stadium in Leipzig, Germany. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Lokomotive Leipzig. The Fans are only called it "das Bruno" (the Bruno). The stadium has a capacity of 15,600 people, but it is only accredited for 7,000 people at the moment. It was built in 1922. When it was opened, it was the largest stadium owned by a club in Germany, with a proposed capacity of over 40,000 people.

Located at 51.3028, 12.4192 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football venues in East Germany, Football venues in Germany, Buildings and structures in Leipzig, 1. FC Lokomotive Leipzig, Sports venues in Saxony, Sport in Leipzig

Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences

The Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences is located Leipzig, Germany. The institute was founded in 2004 by a merger between the former Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience in Leipzig and the Max Planck Institute for Psychological Research in Munich. It is one of 80 institutes in the Max Planck Society (Max Planck Gesellschaft).

Located at 51.3347, 12.3887 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2004 establishments in Germany, Max Planck Society, Research institutes in Germany

Vysoký kámen

Vysoký kámen, is the name of at least nine hills in Slovakia and the Czech Republic, they are distinguished by their height. This article is on the 773 m summit, in Vogtland Vysoký kámen {{#invoke:InfoboxImage|InfoboxImage|image=Vysoký kámen04.

Located at 51.3014, 12.4075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains and hills of the Czech Republic

Leipzig University of Applied Science

The Leipzig University of Applied Sciences is a Fachhochschule in Leipzig, Germany. With about 7,000 (2012) students, it is the biggest University of Applied Sciences in Saxony.

Located at 51.3142, 12.3725 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Leipzig, Universities and colleges in Saxony, Education in Leipzig

Leipzig Botanical Garden

Leipzig Botanical Garden (3.5 hectares), (German: Leipziger Botanische Gärten, Botanischer Garten der Universität Leipzig), is a botanical garden maintained by the University of Leipzig, and located at Linnéstraße 1, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. It is the oldest botanical garden in Germany and among the oldest in the world, and open daily without charge. Leipzig's botanical garden dates back to at least 1542, although the garden has moved several times.

Located at 51.329, 12.3916 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in Saxony, Buildings and structures in Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Visitor attractions in Leipzig

Markkleeberger See

Markkleeberger See is a lake in Saxony, Germany, next to Markkleeberg, a suburb on the south side of Leipzig. At an elevation of 112.5 m, its surface area is 2.52 km². It is a former open-pit coal mine, flooded in 1999 with groundwater and developed in 2006 as a tourist area. On its southeastern shore is Germany's only pump-powered artificial whitewater slalom course, the Kanupark Markkleeberg.

Located at 51.2668, 12.4096 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Saxony

Kanupark Markkleeberg

Kanupark Markkleeberg, built in 2006, is the second of two artificial whitewater canoe/kayak slalom courses in Germany, and the only one powered by pumps. The other German course is the Eiskanal in Augsburg, used in the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich. Kanupark Markkleeberg is located on the southeast shore of Markkleeberger See, a lake south of Markkleeberg, a suburb on the south side of Leipzig.

Located at 51.258, 12.427 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Artificial whitewater courses

Trams in Leipzig

The Leipzig tramway network is part of the public transport system in Leipzig, in the federal state of Saxony, Germany. Opened in 1872, the network has been operated since 1938 by Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe. With its 13 lines, route length of 148.3 km and 510 tram stops, the network is currently the second biggest in Germany, after the Berlin tramway network.

Located at 51.3333, 12.3833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Leipzig, Tram transport in Germany

Botanischer Garten für Arznei- und Gewürzpflanzen Oberholz

The Botanischer Garten für Arznei- und Gewürzpflanzen Oberholz (2 hectares), or less formally the Botanischer Garten Oberholz, is a botanical garden specializing in medical plants and spices. It is located at Störmthaler Weg 2 in Oberholz, a small suburb southeast of Großpösna, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany, and open daily in the warmer months; admission is free.

Located at 51.2572, 12.4707 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in Saxony

Südfriedhof (Leipzig)

Südfriedhof is, with an area of 82 hectares, the largest cemetery in Leipzig. It is located in the south of Leipzig in the immediate vicinity of the Völkerschlachtdenkmal. The Südfriedhof is, along with the Ohlsdorf Cemetery in Hamburg and the Südwestkirchfriedhof Stahnsdorf in Berlin, the largest park-like cemetery in Germany.

Located at 51.3092, 12.4125 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cemeteries in Germany, Lutheran cemeteries, Leipzig, Visitor attractions in Leipzig, Protected areas of Saxony

Fockeberg

Fockeberg is a Schuttberg in the south of Leipzig Saxony, southeastern Germany, and is actually a pile of rubble left over from the bombing during World War II.

Located at 51.3175, 12.3622 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony

Leipzig Museum of Ethnography

The Leipzig Museum of Ethnography (German: Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig) is a large ethnographic museum in Leipzig, Germany. Today it is part of the Grassi Museum, an institution which also includes the Museum of Applied Arts and the Museum of Musical Instruments, based in a large building on the Johannisplatz. The Leipzig Museum of Ethnography is one of three museums in the Saxonian State Ethnographical Collections which belong to the Dresden State Art Collections.

Located at 51.3369, 12.3883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums established in 1869, Ethnographic museums in Germany, Museums in Leipzig, Art museums and galleries in Germany, 1869 establishments in Germany

Museum of Musical Instruments of the University of Leipzig

The Museum of Musical Instruments of the University of Leipzig (German: Museum für Musikinstrumente der Universität Leipzig) is a museum in Leipzig, Germany. It is located on Johannisplatz, near the city centre. The museum belongs to the University of Leipzig and is also part of the Grassi Museum, whose other members are the Museum of Ethnography and the Museum of Applied Arts. It is one of the largest music instrument museums in Europe, alongside those of Brussels and of Paris.

Located at 51.3378, 12.3881 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Music museums in Germany, Museums established in 1929, University of Leipzig, Museums in Leipzig, University museums in Germany, Musical instrument museums

Grassi Museum

The Grassi Museum is a building complex in Leipzig, Germany, home to three museums: the Ethnography Museum, Musical Instruments Museum, and Applied Arts Museum. It is sometimes known as the "Museums in the Grassi", or as the "New" Grassi Museum (to distinguish it from the older building with this name, now home to the municipal library).

Located at 51.3375, 12.3883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums established in 1929, Museums in Leipzig, University museums in Germany, University of Leipzig

Hugo Schneider AG

Hugo Schneider AG (HASAG) was a small German metal goods manufacturer founded in 1863. Based in Leipzig, it grew from a small business making lamps and other small metal products by hand into a large factory and publicly traded company that sold its wares in several countries around the world. During the First World War, it began making armaments, supplementing the loss of business caused by the war, a decision that ultimately increased the company's profitability.

Located at 51.3526, 12.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Unfree labor during World War II, Nazi Germany, Nazi concentration camps in Germany, Defunct companies of Germany, Defunct manufacturing companies of Germany, Firearms manufacturers in Germany

Leipzig Panometer

The Leipzig Panometer is an attraction in Leipzig, Germany. It is a visual panorama displayed inside a former gasometer, accompanied by a thematic exhibition. The current theme is the Amazon Rainforest. The Panometer was created in 2003 by the Austrian-born artist Yadegar Asisi, who coined the name as a portmanteau of "panorama" and "gasometer". He opened another Panometer in Dresden in 2006.

Located at 51.3144, 12.3867 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Leipzig, Panorama photography, Visitor attractions in Leipzig

Leipzig Museum of Applied Arts

The Museum of Applied Arts (German: Museum für Angewandte Kunst) is a museum in Leipzig, Germany. It is the second oldest museum of decorative arts in the country, founded just six years after the Kunstgewerbemuseum Berlin. Today it is part of the Grassi Museum, an institution which also includes the Museum of Ethnography and the Museum of Musical Instruments, based in a large building on the Johannisplatz.

Located at 51.3369, 12.3883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art museums established in 1874, Decorative arts museums in Germany, Museums in Leipzig, 1874 establishments in Germany

Conne Island

Conne Island is a music venue and cultural centre in Leipzig in the district Connewitz. Outside, there is a large outdoor skate park next to the venue.

Located at 51.3031, 12.3742 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Leipzig, Music venues in Germany

Kleine Pleiße

The Kleine Pleiße is a river in Saxony, Germany.

Located at 51.2732, 12.3946 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony

Friedenspark

Friedenspark is a graveyard and park in the city of Leipzig, in Germany. Before 1970, the park was known as Neuer Johannisfriedhof. A number of significant people from the area are buried there.

Located at 51.3275, 12.3947 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Germany

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Leipzig › South-East: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek Magazinturm, Leipzig (source)

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Leipzig › South, Leipzig (source)

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27 Jun
2019

2cl Sommerkino: Wir
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28 Jun
2019

3-Tages-Ticket Volleyball Nations League 2019 // Männer
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Babykonzert
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VNL 2019 Männer In Leipzig // POL Vs. JPN & GER Vs. POR
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Smokie
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Kol Echad - Saut- One Voice
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Seelenverwandtschaften - Klavierkonzert
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2cl Sommerkino: Gundermann
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29 Jun
2019

Lydia Eisenblätter - Transit
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Küchenholz Parkrun
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Hands On: Journalismus Und Film/TV Produktion – Praxis-Workshop
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VNL 2019 Männer In Leipzig // GER Vs. POL & POR Vs. JPN
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Yael Deckelbaum & The Mothers
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EA80 & Wiegedood
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30 Jun
2019

Die Verkaufte Braut
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