Essaouira

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Essaouira
Sidi Megdoul
City and Wilaya
Ramparts of Essaouira.JPG
Coat of arms of Essaouira
Coat of arms
Country  Morocco
Region Marrakesh-Safi
Government
 • Mayor Asma Chaâbi
Population (2004)
 • Total 70,000
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) WEST (UTC+1)

Essaouira (Arabic: الصويرة), formerly known as Mogador, is a city in western Morocco on the Atlantic Ocean.