Spiekeroog

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Spiekeroog
Coat of arms of Spiekeroog
Spiekeroog is located in Germany
Spiekeroog
Coordinates 53°46′19″N 7°41′49″E / 53.77194°N 7.69694°E / 53.77194; 7.69694
Administration
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Wittmund
Mayor Bernd Fiegenheim
Basic statistics
Area 18.25 km2 (7.05 sq mi)
Elevation 3 m  (10 ft)
Population 825  (30 June 2006)
 - Density 45 /km2 (117 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate WTM
Postal code 26474
Area codes 0 49 76
Website www.spiekeroog.de

Spiekeroog is one of the East Frisian Islands, off the North Sea coast of Germany. It is between Langeoog to its west and Wangerooge to its east. The island belongs to the municipality of the district of Wittmund, in Lower Saxony, Germany. The only village on the island is also called Spiekeroog.

Spiekeroog covers an area of 18.25 km², the shortest distance to the land is 5.7 km. The island is - with the exception of fire and rescue vehicles - free of cars. A daily ferry service with the harbour of Neuharlingersiel connects the island with the German mainland.