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Seine-et-Marne
Department
Prefecture building of the Seine-et-Marne department, in Melun
Prefecture building of the Seine-et-Marne department, in Melun
Flag of Seine-et-Marne
Flag
Coat of arms of Seine-et-Marne
Coat of arms
Location of Seine-et-Marne in France
Location of Seine-et-Marne in France
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Area
 • Total 5,915 km2 (2,284 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • Total 1,397,665
 • Rank 10th
 • Density 236.292/km2 (611.99/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Department number 77
Arrondissements 5
Cantons 23
Communes 507
French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2

Seine-et-Marne is a department found in the center of France in the Île-de-France region. Its prefecture is Melun and its population is about 1,260,000 (2006 estimation). It is one of the 83 first French departments made during the French revolution.

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