Detern

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Detern
Coat of arms of Detern
Coat of arms
Detern   is located in Germany
Detern
Detern
Coordinates: 53°14′N 7°38′E / 53.233°N 7.633°E / 53.233; 7.633Coordinates: 53°14′N 7°38′E / 53.233°N 7.633°E / 53.233; 7.633
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Leer
Municipal assoc. Jümme
Government
 • Mayor Klaus Dieter Bleeker (FDP)
Area
 • Total 43.3 km2 (16.7 sq mi)
Elevation 3 m (10 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,670
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 26847
Dialling codes 0 49 57
Vehicle registration LER
Website www.detern.de

Detern is a municipality in the district of Leer, in Lower Saxony, Germany.

The Battle of Detern was fought here in 1426.

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