Greetsiel

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Greetsiel
Ortsteil of Krummhörn
Coat of arms of Greetsiel
Location of Greetsiel
Greetsiel is located in Germany
Greetsiel
Greetsiel
Greetsiel is located in Lower Saxony
Greetsiel
Greetsiel
Coordinates: 53°29′55″N 07°05′53″E / 53.49861°N 7.09806°E / 53.49861; 7.09806Coordinates: 53°29′55″N 07°05′53″E / 53.49861°N 7.09806°E / 53.49861; 7.09806
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictAurich
MunicipalityKrummhörn
Highest elevation
1 m (3 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2006-12-31)
 • Total1,534
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
26736
Dialling codes04926

Greetsiel is a small port in western East Frisia, Germany. Since 1972, Greetsiel has been part of the municipality of Krummhörn, which has its administrative seat in Pewsum. The nearest railway station is at Emden, about 15–20 kilometres (9.3–12.4 mi) away, and the two towns are linked by a bus service.

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Greetsiel is on the Leybucht, a small bay on the East Frisian coast. The distance to the nearest towns of Emden and Norden is 15–20 km (9.3–12.4 mi) to the north and south respectively.

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