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Port Racine
Port Racine
Saint-Germain-des-Vaux is located in France
Coordinates: 49°42′46″N 1°55′08″W / 49.7128°N 1.9189°W / 49.7128; -1.9189Coordinates: 49°42′46″N 1°55′08″W / 49.7128°N 1.9189°W / 49.7128; -1.9189
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg
Canton La Hague
Area1 6.36 km2 (2.46 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 428
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 50477 /50440
Elevation 0–123 m (0–404 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

Saint-Germain-des-Vaux is a former commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. On 1 January 2017, it was merged into the new commune La Hague.[1]

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 27 September 2016 (in French)