Magdala, Germany

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Magdala
Coat of arms of Magdala
Coat of arms
Magdala  is located in Germany
Magdala
Magdala
Coordinates: 50°54′24″N 11°26′46″E / 50.90667°N 11.44611°E / 50.90667; 11.44611Coordinates: 50°54′24″N 11°26′46″E / 50.90667°N 11.44611°E / 50.90667; 11.44611
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Weimarer Land
Municipal assoc. Mellingen
Government
 • Mayor Mario Haßkarl
Area
 • Total 20.53 km2 (7.93 sq mi)
Elevation 271 m (889 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,997
 • Density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 99441
Dialling codes 036454
Vehicle registration AP
Website www.stadt-magdala.de

Magdala is a town in the Weimarer Land district, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated 10 kilometres (6 miles) west of Jena, and 12 kilometres (7 miles) southeast of Weimar.

History[edit]

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Magdala was part of the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.

Magdala

Personalities[edit]

Heinrich Friedrich Weber

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