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Galaţi
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Coat of arms of Galaţi
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Location of Galaţi
Location of Galaţi
Country  Romania
County Galaţi County
Status County capital
Area
 • City 246.3 km2 (95.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2002)
 • City 298,861
 • Density 1,213/km2 (3,140/sq mi)
 • Metro
600,000
Time zone UTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+3 (EEST)
Website http://www.primaria.galati.ro/
Galati Romania CIA2006
Galaţi and surroundings

Galaţi (pronounced [gaˈlaʦʲ], Turkish: Kalas; German: Galatz; Polish: Gałacz) is a city in the eastern part of Romania, in the historical region of Moldavia. It is the capital city of Galaţi County.

It lies on the west bank of the Danube River, near Moldova and Ukraine.

As of 2016, about 304,000 people were living in Galaţi.

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