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Coordinates: 47°34′N 7°36′E / 47.567°N 7.600°E / 47.567; 7.600

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Basel (French: Bâle) is a city in the north of Switzerland. It is sometimes called Basle in English.[1] Basel is the capital of the Swiss canton of Basel Stadt. It is surrounded by the Basel-Land canton. The city has a population of about 170,000 people.

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  1. Grihault, Nicki 2011. Basle, Switzerland: A cultural guide. T Travel, Telegraph Media Group, London. [1]

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