Cappel, Moselle

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Cappel
Commune
The Rue de la Libération and church in Cappel
The Rue de la Libération and church in Cappel
Coat of arms of Cappel
Coat of arms
Cappel is located in France
Cappel
Cappel
Location within Grand Est region
Cappel is located in Grand Est
Cappel
Cappel
Coordinates: 49°04′23″N 6°51′02″E / 49.0731°N 6.8506°E / 49.0731; 6.8506Coordinates: 49°04′23″N 6°51′02″E / 49.0731°N 6.8506°E / 49.0731; 6.8506
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Freyming-Merlebach
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Freyming-Merlebach
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hubert Bur
Area1 5.97 km2 (2.31 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 690
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 57122 /57450
Elevation 232–301 m (761–988 ft)
(avg. 297 m or 974 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Cappel (German: Cappel) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

The village is situated on the N56 road.

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