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Roskilde is locatit in Denmark
Roskilde
Roskilde
Location in Denmark
Coordinates: 55°39′N 12°05′E / 55.650°N 12.083°E / 55.650; 12.083Coordinates: 55°39′N 12°05′E / 55.650°N 12.083°E / 55.650; 12.083
KintraDenmark
RegionZealand (Sjælland)
MunicipalityRoskilde
Established980s
Govrenment
 • MayorJoy Mogensen (S)
Area
 • Total211.99 km2 (81.85 sq mi)
Population
 (1 Januar 2016)[1]
 • Tot50,046
 • Density240/km2 (610/sq mi)
 (Urban aurie)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Wabsteidwww.roskilde.dk

Roskilde (Dens pronunciation: [ˈʁʌskilə]), locatit 30 km (19 mi) wast o Copenhagen on the Dens island o Zealand, is the main ceety in Roskilde Municipality. Wi a population o 50,046 (as o 1 Januar 2016),[1] the ceety is a business an eddicational centre for the region an the 10t lairgest ceety in Denmark.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "BY1: Population 1. January by urban areas, age and sex". statbank.dk. Statistics Denmark. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 21 April 2016.