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Peenemünde
Coat of arms of Peenemünde
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Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Ostvorpommern-Greifswald
Municipal assoc. Usedom-Nord
Elevation
3 m (10 ft)
Population
 (2006-12-31)
 • Total 345
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
17449
Dialling codes 038371
Vehicle registration OVP
Website http://www.amt-usedom-nord.de/

Peenemünde is a village in the northeast of the German (Western) part of Usedom island. It is near the mouth of the Peene river, on the easternmost part of the German Baltic coast. The town became well known because of the V-2 development by Wernher von Braun.

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