Zářecká Lhota

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Zářecká Lhota
Municipality
Zářecká Lhota is located in Czech Republic
Zářecká Lhota
Zářecká Lhota
Coordinates: 49°59′N 16°14′E / 49.983°N 16.233°E / 49.983; 16.233Coordinates: 49°59′N 16°14′E / 49.983°N 16.233°E / 49.983; 16.233
Country  Czech Republic
Region Pardubice
District Ústí nad Orlicí
Area
 • Total 3.02 km2 (1.17 sq mi)
Elevation 335 m (1,099 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 175
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Postal code 565 01
Website http://zareckalhota.webpark.cz

Zářecká Lhota (Lhota Zářecká on 1897 Austro-Hungarian 200K map) is a village and municipality (obec) in the Ústí nad Orlicí District, Pardubice Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 3.02 square kilometres (1.17 sq mi), and has a population of 175 (as at 3 July 2006).

Zářecká Lhota lies approximately 11 kilometres (7 mi) west of Ústí nad Orlicí, 35 km (22 mi) east of Pardubice, and 132 km (82 mi) east of Prague. In 1880, first czech pterosaur fossil (Cretornis hlavaci) was found in a nearby quarry.

Old quarry, where pterosaur bones were discovered in 1880.

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