AmaLyra

AmaLyra cruise ship
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Cruise line
AmaWaterways

Current cruise:
7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
19 Jul, 2018 - 27 Jul, 2018

AmaLyra Review and Specifications

Specifications of AmaLyra

Year built2009  /  Age : 9
Flag state Switzerland
BuilderScheepswerf Grave BV (Holland)
OwnerAMAwaterways
OperatorAMAwaterways
Speed11 kn / 20 kph / 13 mph
Length (LOA)110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Gross Tonnage3350 gt
Passengers75 - 148
Crew41
Decks4
Cabins75
Decks with cabins3
Christened byMichelle Morgan

Review of AmaLyra

The AmaLyra boat cruises on Mosel, Rhine and Danube rivers, departing from Budapest, Luxembourg, Nurnberg and Vilshofen/Munich.AmaLyra cruise ship

Introduced in 2009, AmaLyra quickly won the distinction "Best New River Cruise Ship". All contemporary artwork is the hallmark of Lyra luxurious vessel. Relax in the spacious accommodations and benefit from the additional amenities including Infotainment System and first-run Hollywood movies. Gourmet dining in AmaLyra restaurant brings outstanding cuisine with attentive service. Fine regional cuisine is served under the directions of Chaîne des Rôtisseurs gold medal chefs.

The Sun Deck provides loungers, Jaccuzi, bicycles and a walking track. The Violin Deck boasts the Main Lounge & Bar, as well as bow seating area, gift shop, fitness, sauna and hair salon. The Main Restaurant is located on the Cello Deck. AmaLegro provides free Internet and WiFi throughout, complimentary guided bike tours and 24-hour specialty tea and coffee.

AmaLyra river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative AMA cruise rates. They might be different when you book your AmaWaterways AmaLyra cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On AmaLyra cruises, AmaWaterways lines offer discount airfare travel deals on major airlines (without charging Flight Deviation fees).

RIver Cruise Itineraries

Follows the list of AmaWaterways ship AmaLyra river cruise itineraries as themes:

  • "MELODIES OF THE DANUBE" and "BLUE DANUBE DISCOVERY" are 12-days (sailing 7 days) Danube river cruises from Budapest to Prague. Disembarkation ports are, respectively, Vilshofen ("MELODIES") and Nuremberg ("DISCOVERY"). There are 7 optional and 10 complimentary land tours/excursions, plus 2-night Prague luxury hotel package included.
  • "ROMANTIC DANUBE" and "LEGENDARY DANUBE" are 12-days (sailing 7 days) river cruises from Prague to Budapest, inclusive of 3-night Prague luxury hotel package, also 2-night Budapest hotel package ("LEGENDARY") and some free-time in Karlovy Vary during the Nuremberg-Prague transfer. Embarkation ports are, respectively, Vilshofen ("ROMANTIC") and Nuremberg ("LEGENDARY").
  • "EUROPE RIVERS AND CASTLES" is 14-days (sailing 7-days) Moselle and Main river cruise from Prague to Paris, and the reverse from Paris to Prague. There are 5 optional and 17 complimentary land tours/excursions, plus 2-night Prague and 3-night Paris luxury hotel packages included.
  • "ULTIMATE RIVER CRUISE" is a 19-days (sailing 14 days) Moselle, Main and Danube cruise from Budapest to Paris, and the reverse from Paris to Budapest. There are 9 optional and 12 complimentary land tours/excursions, plus 3-night Paris luxury hotel package included.
  • "TULIP TIME” is a 7-days Belgium and Holland river cruise from Amsterdam (round-trip) with 3 optional and 7 complimentary land tours/excursions included in the fares.

AmaLyra wiki

  • Cabin grades number: 7
  • Total number of cabins: 75 (of which 4 Suite, 58 French Balconies, 13 with non-opening twin windows).
  • Restaurants: Verde (dining room), al fresco dining (Main Lounge, Sun Deck).
  • Lounges & Bars: Main Lounge & Bar (with Teak Front Deck terrace), Aft Lounge (observation), Lyra Lobby, Library, Gift Shop, Fitness & Spa, Massage & Beauty Salon, top-deck (jacuzzi, sun loungers, shaded seating area, walking track), 1 elevator (passenger lift).
  • AmaLyra cruise deals are inclusive of alcohol and soft beverages, Internet / Wi-Fi, all tours/excursions, coach transfers, live evening entertainment (local performers), daily enrichment lectures, food and wine tastings, 24-hour coffee/tea/water.
  • The APT AmaLyra boat is the 5th of the new generation AMA river cruise boats of the Aria-class (preceding the line's newest Concerto-class ships). Her sisters are AmaCelloAmaDagio (combined itineraries), AmaDanteAmaDolceAmaLegro. This is a new APT river cruise ship design featuring the "French Balcony" accommodations concept (sliding floor-to-ceiling glass doors). Each of these riverboats is powered by two "Cummins" marine diesel engines (model "KTA 38 M1", total power output 1620 kW / 2170 HP).
  • An unique experience on AMAwaterways AmaLyra cruises are the complimentary bike tours. Guests can use the onboard bicycles on all excursions and tours organized in each of the ports along the itinerary routes.
  • The AMA cruise ship Lyra was launched in 2009 on April 12. It was christened in Vilshofen (Germany) by mrs Michelle Morgan - at that time President of "Signature Travel Network" company. "Signature Travel Network" is a cooperative of travel agencies and consulting offices worldwide, offering exclusive benefits on cruises, land tours, hotel and resort vacations with bookings through Signature.

Cabins Types/Categories (number, location), high to low

  • Suites - JS (x3, deck3) - size 255ft2/24m2
  • Large Balcony Stateroom - AP (x1, deck3), size 225ft2/21m2
  • French Balcony Staterooms - A (x20, deck3), B (x28, decks2&3), C (x8, decks2&3) - size 170ft2/16m2
  • Single Balcony Staterooms - S (x1, deck2), size 140ft2/13m2
  • RiverView Staterooms - D (x7, deck1), E (x6, deck1) - sizes 170ft2/16m2.

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

AmaLyra Itineraries 2018

The below listed AmaLyra cruise prices on 2018 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest AmaWaterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Paris cruise port

28 June 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3867
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28 Jun      Departing from Paris, France   
30 Jun     Vernon, France   
01 Jul     Seine River, France   
01 Jul - 02 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
02 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
03 Jul     Rouen, France   
04 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
05 Jul     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
06 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

05 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3766
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05 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
07 Jul     Vernon, France   
08 Jul     Seine River, France   
08 Jul - 09 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
09 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
10 Jul     Rouen, France   
11 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
12 Jul     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
13 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

12 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $4718
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12 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
14 Jul     Paris, France   
15 Jul     Vernon, France   
16 Jul     Le Havre, Paris, France   
16 Jul     Honfleur, France   
17 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
18 Jul     Rouen, France   
19 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
20 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

19 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3766
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19 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
21 Jul     Vernon, France   
22 Jul     Seine River, France   
22 Jul - 23 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
23 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
24 Jul     Rouen, France   
25 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
26 Jul     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
27 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

26 July 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $4718
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26 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
28 Jul     Paris, France   
29 Jul     Vernon, France   
30 Jul     Le Havre, Paris, France   
30 Jul     Honfleur, France   
31 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
01 Aug     Rouen, France   
02 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
03 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

02 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3766
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02 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
04 Aug     Vernon, France   
05 Aug     Seine River, France   
05 Aug - 06 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
06 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
07 Aug     Rouen, France   
08 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
09 Aug     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
10 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

16 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3867
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16 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
18 Aug     Vernon, France   
19 Aug     Seine River, France   
19 Aug - 20 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
20 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
21 Aug     Rouen, France   
22 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
23 Aug     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
24 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

23 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $8168
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23 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
25 Aug     Paris, France   
26 Aug     Vernon, France   
27 Aug     Le Havre, Paris, France   
27 Aug     Honfleur, France   
28 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
29 Aug     Rouen, France   
30 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
31 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

30 August 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $4066
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30 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
01 Sep     Vernon, France   
02 Sep     Seine River, France   
02 Sep - 03 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
03 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
04 Sep     Rouen, France   
05 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
06 Sep     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
07 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

06 September 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $4066
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06 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
08 Sep     Vernon, France   
09 Sep     Seine River, France   
09 Sep - 10 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
10 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
11 Sep     Rouen, France   
12 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
13 Sep     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
14 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

13 September 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $4066
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13 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
15 Sep     Vernon, France   
16 Sep     Seine River, France   
16 Sep - 17 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
17 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
18 Sep     Rouen, France   
19 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
20 Sep     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
21 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

20 September 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $5918
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20 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
22 Sep     Paris, France   
23 Sep     Vernon, France   
24 Sep     Le Havre, Paris, France   
24 Sep     Honfleur, France   
25 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
26 Sep     Rouen, France   
27 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
28 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

27 September 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $4066
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27 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
29 Sep     Vernon, France   
30 Sep     Seine River, France   
30 Sep - 01 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
01 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
02 Oct     Rouen, France   
03 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
04 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
05 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

04 October 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3968
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04 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
06 Oct     Vernon, France   
07 Oct     Seine River, France   
07 Oct - 08 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
08 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
09 Oct     Rouen, France   
10 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
11 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
12 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

11 October 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3867
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11 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
13 Oct     Vernon, France   
14 Oct     Seine River, France   
14 Oct - 15 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
15 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
16 Oct     Rouen, France   
17 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
18 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
19 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

18 October 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3766
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18 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
20 Oct     Vernon, France   
21 Oct     Seine River, France   
21 Oct - 22 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
22 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
23 Oct     Rouen, France   
24 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
25 Oct     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
26 Oct      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

25 October 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3567
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25 Oct      Departing from Paris, France   
27 Oct     Vernon, France   
28 Oct     Seine River, France   
28 Oct - 29 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
29 Oct     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
30 Oct     Rouen, France   
31 Oct     Les Andelys, France   
01 Nov     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
02 Nov      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

01 November 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3368
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01 Nov      Departing from Paris, France   
03 Nov     Vernon, France   
04 Nov     Seine River, France   
04 Nov - 05 Nov     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
05 Nov     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
06 Nov     Rouen, France   
07 Nov     Les Andelys, France   
08 Nov     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
09 Nov      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

08 November 20187 nights / 8 days, round-trip Paris & Normandy
Prices starting
from $3267
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08 Nov      Departing from Paris, France   
10 Nov     Vernon, France   
11 Nov     Seine River, France   
11 Nov - 12 Nov     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France(Overnight)   
12 Nov     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
13 Nov     Rouen, France   
14 Nov     Les Andelys, France   
15 Nov     Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, France   
16 Nov      Arriving in Paris, France   

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AmaLyra Itineraries 2019

The below listed AmaLyra cruise prices on 2019 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest AmaWaterways fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
Paris cruise port

30 May 20197 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $4492
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30 May      Departing from Paris, France   
01 Jun     Paris, France   
02 Jun     Vernon, France   
03 Jun     Le Havre, Paris, France   
03 Jun     Honfleur, France   
04 Jun     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
05 Jun     Rouen, France   
06 Jun     Les Andelys, France   
07 Jun      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

27 June 20197 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $4642
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27 Jun      Departing from Paris, France   
29 Jun     Paris, France   
30 Jun     Vernon, France   
01 Jul     Le Havre, Paris, France   
01 Jul     Honfleur, France   
02 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
03 Jul     Rouen, France   
04 Jul     Les Andelys, France   
05 Jul      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

25 July 20197 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $4642
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25 Jul      Departing from Paris, France   
27 Jul     Paris, France   
28 Jul     Vernon, France   
29 Jul     Le Havre, Paris, France   
29 Jul     Honfleur, France   
30 Jul     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
31 Jul     Rouen, France   
01 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
02 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

22 August 20197 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $5018
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22 Aug      Departing from Paris, France   
24 Aug     Paris, France   
25 Aug     Vernon, France   
26 Aug     Le Havre, Paris, France   
26 Aug     Honfleur, France   
27 Aug     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
28 Aug     Rouen, France   
29 Aug     Les Andelys, France   
30 Aug      Arriving in Paris, France   

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Paris cruise port

19 September 20197 nights / 8 days, round-trip Romantic Seine
Prices starting
from $4718
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19 Sep      Departing from Paris, France   
21 Sep     Paris, France   
22 Sep     Vernon, France   
23 Sep     Le Havre, Paris, France   
23 Sep     Honfleur, France   
24 Sep     Rives-en-Seine, Caudebec-en-Caux, France   
25 Sep     Rouen, France   
26 Sep     Les Andelys, France   
27 Sep      Arriving in Paris, France   

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