Tandel is a commune and village in eastern Luxembourg, in the canton of Vianden. It lies close to the border with Germany. As of 2001, the village of Tandel, which lies in the centre of the commune, has a population of 87.
Coat of arms
Map of Luxembourg with Tandel highlighted in orange, and the canton in dark red
|Coordinates: 49.9°N 6.1833°E|
|• Total||41.72 km2 (16.11 sq mi)|
|Area rank||11th of 102|
|Highest elevation||537 m (1,762 ft)|
|• Rank||7th of 102|
|Lowest elevation||190 m (620 ft)|
|• Rank||21st of 102|
|• Rank||72nd of 102|
|• Density||49/km2 (130/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||95th of 102|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
The commune of Tandel was formed on 1 January 2006 from the former communes of Bastendorf (in the canton of Diekirch) and Fouhren (in the canton of Vianden). The law creating Tandel was passed on 21 December 2004.
The commune consists of the following villages:
- "Mémorial A, 2004, No. 216" (PDF) (in French). Service central de législation. Retrieved 2006-08-15.
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