Potarzyca, Jarocin County

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Potarzyca
Village
Potarzyca is located in Poland
Potarzyca
Potarzyca
Coordinates: 51°55′N 17°25′E / 51.917°N 17.417°E / 51.917; 17.417
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipGreater Poland
CountyJarocin
GminaJarocin
Population
800

Potarzyca [pɔtaˈʐɨt͡sa] (German: Annarode) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Jarocin, within Jarocin County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, in west-central Poland.[1] It lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) south-west of Jarocin and 64 km (40 mi) south-east of the regional capital Poznań.

The village has a population of 800.

Planetarium[edit]

In Potarzyca, is a gymnasium, situated in a planetarium. It is a self-made projector made by Andrzej Owczarek, a technical teacher, in 1993 year. It may be one of the few professional planetariums in a European village.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) – TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.
  2. ^ "Potarzyca Planetarium".


Coordinates: 51°55′00″N 17°25′00″E / 51.9167°N 17.4167°E / 51.9167; 17.4167