Echternach (canton)

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Echternach
Iechternach
Canton
Kanton EchternachLocatie.png
Coordinates: 49°48′N 6°24′E / 49.800°N 6.400°E / 49.800; 6.400Coordinates: 49°48′N 6°24′E / 49.800°N 6.400°E / 49.800; 6.400
Country Luxembourg
District Grevenmacher
Legislative constituency Est
LAU 1 LU00006
Capital Echternach
Communes
(cities in bold)
Beaufort, Bech, Berdorf, Consdorf, Echternach, Mompach, Rosport, Waldbillig
Area
 • Total 185.54 km2 (71.64 sq mi)
Area rank 10th of 12
Highest elevation(9th of 12) 414 m (1,358 ft)
Lowest elevation(3rd of 12) 141 m (463 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 14,588
 • Rank 8th of 12
 • Density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
 • Density rank 8th of 12

Echternach is a canton in the east of Luxembourg, in the Grevenmacher District. The capital is Echternach.

The canton consists of the following eight communes:

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