Doksany (German Doxan) is a village and municipality (obec) in Litoměřice District in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech Republic.

Doksany
Municipality
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Flag of Doksany
Flag
Coat of arms of Doksany
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Doksany is located in Czech Republic
Doksany
Doksany
Coordinates: 50°27′15″N 14°9′42″E / 50.45417°N 14.16167°E / 50.45417; 14.16167Coordinates: 50°27′15″N 14°9′42″E / 50.45417°N 14.16167°E / 50.45417; 14.16167
Country Czech Republic
RegionÚstí nad Labem
DistrictLitoměřice
Area
 • Total3.1 km2 (1.2 sq mi)
Elevation
156 m (512 ft)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total369
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Postal code
411 82
Websitehttp://www.obec-doksany.cz

The municipality covers an area of 3.1 square kilometres (1.2 sq mi), and has a population of 369 (as at 31 December 2007).

Doksany lies approximately 10 kilometres (6 mi) south of Litoměřice, 25 km (16 mi) south of Ústí nad Labem, and 45 km (28 mi) north-west of Prague.

The BBC Television series The Musketeers is partly filmed in the village.

During the June 2019 European heat wave, Doksany broke the record for the hottest temperature in June in the Czech Republic.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "V Česku padaly teplotní rekordy, kvůli vedru se ohnuly i kolejnice!" [Temperature records in the Czech Republic were set, rails also bent due to the heat!]. tn.nova.cz (in Czech). 2019-06-26. Archived from the original on 2019-06-29. Retrieved 2019-07-27.