Cappel, Moselle

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Cappel, Rue de la Libération.jpg
Coat of arms of Cappel
Coat of arms
Cappel is located in France
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
 • 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 CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
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 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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