Scharnebeck

Scharnebeck is a municipality in the district of Lüneburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) northeast of Lüneburg. The Scharnebeck twin ship lift on the Elbe Lateral Canal is in the municipality.

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Coat of arms of Scharnebeck
Coat of arms
Location of Scharnebeck within Lüneburg district
Lüneburg (district)Lower SaxonySchleswig-HolsteinMecklenburg-VorpommernLüchow-DannenbergUelzen (district)HeidekreisHarburgRehlingenSoderstorfOldendorfAmelinghausenBetzendorfBarnstedtMelbeckDeutsch EvernWendisch EvernEmbsenSüdergellersenKirchgellersenWestergellersenReppenstedtReppenstedtMechtersenVögelsenRadbruchBardowickHandorfWittorfLüneburgBarendorfVastorfReinstorfThomasburgDahlenburgBoitzeNahrendorfTosterglopeDahlemBleckedeNeetzeAdendorfScharnebeckRullstorfLüdersburgHittbergenHohnstorfEchemArtlenburgBarumBrietlingenAmt NeuhausScharnebeck in LG.svg
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Scharnebeck is located in Germany
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Scharnebeck is located in Lower Saxony
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Coordinates: 53°18′N 10°31′E / 53.300°N 10.517°E / 53.300; 10.517Coordinates: 53°18′N 10°31′E / 53.300°N 10.517°E / 53.300; 10.517
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictLüneburg
Municipal assoc.Scharnebeck
Government
 • MayorHans-Georg Führinger (CDU)
Area
 • Total26.88 km2 (10.38 sq mi)
Elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,481
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
21379
Dialling codes04136
Vehicle registrationLG
Websitewww.gemeinde-scharnebeck.de

Scharnebeck is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Scharnebeck.

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