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About Mainz

Mainz Coat of ArmsSatellite view is showing Mainz (eng.: Mayence), the capital city of German Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate (Rheinland-Pfalz).

Mainz at Rhine river
Mainz skyline with cathedral (Mainzer Dom), seen from the south Railway Bridge over the Rhine river.
Image: J. Pense
The city is located at the confluence of the river Main with the Rhine in central west Germany opposite south of the city of Wiesbaden, Hesse's capital. Mainz has a population of 200,000 inhabitants (2013). Mainz is one of the cities of the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Metropolitan Region with a population of 5.5 million people.

Mainz is one of the centers of the German wine economy. The city is also known for its yearly celebration of one of Germany's largest Carnivals, the 'Mainzer Fastnacht'.

The city is also the birthplace of modern book-making. Johannes Gutenberg was born in Mainz at the end of the 14th century. His invention of the printing press revolutionized printing, it became the first "mass production" of print products like books.

Just zoom in (+) to see Mainz Cathedral and the Gutenberg Museum in the center of the city.

The Map shows a city map of Mainz with expressways, main roads and streets. Zoom out to find the location of the nearest airport to Mainz, Frankfurt International Airport (IATA Code: FRA), 31 km by road, east of the city.
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Local Time Mainz:
Saturday-May-18  16:33  
Standard Time Zone (CET): UTC/GMT +1 hour
CEST (Daylight Saving Time) in use from end of March until end of October. Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +2 hours
φ Latitude, λ Longitude (of Map center; move the map to see coordinates):
Google Earth: Searchable map and satellite view of Mainz,
Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

City Coordinates: 50°0′0″N 8°16′16″E
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External Links
Stadt Mainz
Official web site of the city of Mainz.
Touristik Centrale Mainz
Mayence tourist information.

Wikipedia: Mainz
Wikipedia article about Mainz.
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