Emsetal

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Emsetal
Emsetal
Emsetal
Location of Emsetal
Emsetal is located in Germany
Emsetal
Emsetal
Emsetal is located in Thuringia
Emsetal
Emsetal
Coordinates: 50°53′1″N 10°27′22″E / 50.88361°N 10.45611°E / 50.88361; 10.45611Coordinates: 50°53′1″N 10°27′22″E / 50.88361°N 10.45611°E / 50.88361; 10.45611
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictGotha
TownWaltershausen
Area
 • Total29.87 km2 (11.53 sq mi)
Elevation
375 m (1,230 ft)
Population
(2012-12-31)
 • Total2,821
 • Density94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
99891
Dialling codes036259
Vehicle registrationGTH

Emsetal is a former municipality in the district of Gotha, in Thuringia, Germany. It took its name from the river Emse. It consisted of the villages Fischbach, Schmerbach, Schwarzhausen and Winterstein. Since 31 December 2013, it is part of the town Waltershausen.

The Kilianstein is an unusual rock pinnacle in the municipality that is sometimes used by climbers. It is 800 m east of the village of Winterstein.

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