Marcali

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Marcali
Martzal (in German)
Town
The Roman Catholic Church of Marcali
The Roman Catholic Church of Marcali
Coat of arms of Marcali
Coat of arms
Official logo of Marcali
Logo
Marcali is located in Hungary
Marcali
Marcali
Location of Marcali
Coordinates: 46°35′09″N 17°24′46″E / 46.58582°N 17.41279°E / 46.58582; 17.41279Coordinates: 46°35′09″N 17°24′46″E / 46.58582°N 17.41279°E / 46.58582; 17.41279
Country  Hungary
Region Southern Transdanubia
County Somogy
District Marcali
RC Diocese Kaposvár
Area
 • Total 101.5 km2 (39.2 sq mi)
Population (2017)
 • Total 11,216[1]
Demonym(s) marcali
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8700
Area code (+36) 85
Patron Saint Holy Mary
Website Marcali Online

Marcali (German: Martzal) is a town in Somogy County, Hungary and the seat of Marcali District.

Geography[edit]

It lies 14 km south of Lake Balaton, next to the main road 68 and the Somogyszob-Balatonszentgyörgy Railway Line. It is part of the Balatonboglár Wine Region.

Media[edit]

Near the village Kisperjés, which belongs to Marcali, there is at 46°36′53.5″N 17°27′53.63″E / 46.614861°N 17.4648972°E / 46.614861; 17.4648972 (Kisperjes transmitter) a mediumwave broadcasting station with a 126 metres tall guyed mast radiator broadcasting on 1188 kHz with 300 kW.

Notable residents[edit]

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Twin towns — sister cities[edit]

Marcali is twinned with:

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