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Country is Lithuania (LT):

Taurages Apskritis Latitude Facts: 55.2658333333333 and Taurages Apskritis Longitude Facts: 22.4025

 

Lithuania Region is: Taurages Apskritis

Lithuania Cities are:  Gelgaudiskis Jurbarkas Jurbarko Mastaiciai Pagegiai Silale Skaudvile Stone Taurage Taurages Vingininkai Zemaiciu Naumiestis

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