The Central German Metropolitan Region (Metropolregion Mitteldeutschland in German) is one of eleven metropolitan regions in Germany. It extends over parts of the German states of Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia (near Berlin), the capital city of Germany, and approximately 170 km north of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. The largest of the 11 member cities are Dresden and Leipzig in Saxony, Halle (Saale) and Magdeburg in Saxony-Anhalt and Erfurt in Thuringia. The member cities total 2.4 million people.
Member cities 
- ^ deutsche-metropolregionen.org (PDF), BBR, Monitoring-Bericht 2010.
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Coordinates: 51°N 13°E / 51°N 13°E