Carpin

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Carpin
Carpin   is located in Germany
Carpin
Carpin
Coordinates: 53°20′N 13°14′E / 53.333°N 13.233°E / 53.333; 13.233Coordinates: 53°20′N 13°14′E / 53.333°N 13.233°E / 53.333; 13.233
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Mecklenburgische Seenplatte
Municipal assoc. Neustrelitz-Land
Government
 • Mayor Regina Sendel
Area
 • Total 63.64 km2 (24.57 sq mi)
Elevation 80 m (260 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 859
 • Density 13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 17237
Dialling codes 039821
Vehicle registration MST
Website www.amtneustrelitz-land.de

Carpin is a municipality in the Mecklenburgische Seenplatte district, in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

Geography[edit]

The municipality of Carpin lies within the Feldberg Lake District Nature Park, the southern part of the offshoot of the Müritz National Park with its 101 metre high Galgenberg hill and the lake of Schweingartensee east of Neustrelitz. The region is characterised by other lakes in the Mecklenburg Lake District, such as the Schweingartensee and Lake Carpin, as well as a gently rolling countryside which is densely wooded in the west. The highest point in the municipal territory lies in the Serrahn Hills at 113.7 m above sea level.

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