Sonnenstein, Thuringia

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Sonnenstein  is located in Germany
Coordinates: 51°32′N 10°25′E / 51.533°N 10.417°E / 51.533; 10.417Coordinates: 51°32′N 10°25′E / 51.533°N 10.417°E / 51.533; 10.417
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Eichsfeld
 • Total 94.51 km2 (36.49 sq mi)
Elevation 240 m (790 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,622
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 37345
Dialling codes 036072
Vehicle registration EIC

Sonnenstein is a municipality in the district of Eichsfeld, Thuringia, Germany. It was formed by the merger of the previously independent municipalities Bockelnhagen, Holungen, Jützenbach, Silkerode, Steinrode, Stöckey, Weißenborn-Lüderode and Zwinge, on 1 December 2011. The seat of the municipality is the village Weißenborn-Lüderode.