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Haltern am See
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Coat of arms of Haltern am See
Administration
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Recklinghausen
Basic statistics
Area 158.34 km2 (61.14 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m  (131 ft)
Population 37,980  (30 June 2009)
 - Density 240 /km2 (621 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate RE
Postal code 45721
Area codes 02364 (Haltern am See), 02360 (Lippramsdorf)
Website www.haltern-am-see.de
Location of the town of Haltern am See within Recklinghausen district
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Haltern am See (Haltern at the lake, before December 2001 only Haltern) is a town and a municipality in the district of Recklinghausen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is next to the Lippe River and the Wesel-Datteln Canal, approx. 15 km north of Recklinghausen.

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