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Schwerin is a City located at 53° 38' 8" N, 11° 24' 4" E. It is located in the Region Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

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Schwerin (Latin:Suerinum) is the capital and second-largest city of the northern German state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. The population is 91,264 (as of Dec 31, 2012).

Schwerin is surrounded by many picturesque lakes. The largest of these lakes, the Schweriner See, has an area of 60 km². In the midst of these lakes there was a settlement of the Slavic Obotrite (dated back to the 11th century). The area was called Zuarin (Polabian Zwierzyn), and the name Schwerin is derived from that designation.

Facts about "Schwerin"RDF feed
Has coordinates53° 38' 8" N, 11° 24' 4" ELatitude: 53.6355022
Longitude: 11.4012499
Has location typeCity +
Has population91,264 +
Located inMecklenburg-Vorpommern +