Saxony-Anhalt

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Saxony Anhalt
Sachsen-Anhalt
State of Germany

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Position of Saxony-Anhalt within Germany

Coordinates: 51°58′16″N 11°28′12″E / 51.97111°N 11.47°E / 51.97111; 11.47Coordinates: 51°58′16″N 11°28′12″E / 51.97111°N 11.47°E / 51.97111; 11.47{{#coordinates:51|58|16|N|11|28|12|E|type:city(2444000)_region:DE |primary |name=

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Country Germany
Capital Magdeburg
Government
 • Minister President Wolfgang Böhmer (CDU)
 • Governing parties CDU / SPD
Area
 • Total 20,445 km2 (7,894 sq mi)
Population (November 2006)
 • Total 2,444,000
 • Density 119.540/km2 (309.61/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Saxony-Anhalt is a Bundesland (state) in Germany. It has an area of 20,445.26 km2 (7,894.0 sq mi). 2,580,626 people live there. The capital is Magdeburg.

Big cities in Saxony-Anhalt are: