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Longues-sur-Mer Battery.jpg
Two bunkers of Longues-sur-Mer battery
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Calvados
Arrondissement Bayeux
Canton Ryes
Elevation 0–77 m (0–253 ft)
(avg. 76 m or 249 ft*)
Land area1 12.29 km2 (4.75 sq mi)
Population2 586  (1999)
 - Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 14377/ 14400
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Coordinates: 49°20′12″N 0°41′39″W / 49.3366666667°N 0.694166666667°W / 49.3366666667; -0.694166666667

Longues-sur-Mer is a commune. It is found in the region Basse-Normandie in the Calvados department in the northwest of France. The Wehrmacht constructed a series of concrete bunkers here during World War 2.

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