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Basic facts about Prague and the Czech Republic

Location of the Czech Republic:Centre of Europe
Neighbouring countries:Austria, Germany, Poland, Slovakia
Capital:Prague (5005'N 1428'E)
Population of the Czech Republic:10 562 214 inhabitants (2012)
Population of Prague:1 244 375 inhabitants (12.12.2013)
Area of the Czech Republic:78 867 km² (30 449 sq. miles)
Area of Prague:496 km²
Official language:Czech language
Currency:Czech crown "CZK" (czech symbol "K")
1 CZK = 100 groat (czech symbol "h")
Coins: 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 K
Banknotes: 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000, 5000 K
Exchange rates
Time zone:Central European Time (CET) UTC/GMT+1
in Summer - Central European Summer Time (CEST) UTC/GMT+2
Climate:Mild continental
Electrical Voltage:230 V - 50/60 Hz
Calling code:+420
Important Telephone Numbers:Emergency 112
Fire brigade 150
First aid 155
Municipal police 156
State police 158
State and Public Holidays:January 1, Easter Monday, May 1, May 8, July 5, July 6, September 28, October 28, November 17, December 24, December 25 December 26
Czech national & Prague symbols:Flag of the Czech Republic
Coat of arms of the Czech Republic
The shield of Prague
Logo of Prague

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