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Does this express the meaning:

Besonders schön war der Anblick beim Sonnenuntergang Hinter dem Meer, als ob es das Paradies war.

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    There's an old german Schlager "Die Capri-Fischer" which contains the well known line "Wenn bei Capri die rote Sonne im Meer versinkt..." Because of this song, I think in German the term "Die Sonne versinkt im Meer" is very common for the sunset at the sea. – IQV Apr 24 '18 at 13:34
  • @close-voters According to this Meta-Post the question is on-topic. – IQV Apr 24 '18 at 13:39
  • inkognito.de/images/articles/… – Robert Apr 24 '18 at 19:10
  • @IQV, that is your opinion. – Carsten S Apr 25 '18 at 5:52
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    War das nicht "Wenn bei Capri die rote Flotte im Meer versinkt"? – user unknown Apr 25 '18 at 9:17
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This would be correct:

Besonders schön war der Anblick, wie die Sonne langsam im Meer versank.

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    This does sound a bit bumpy to me. I would rather say Besonders schön war der Anblick der langsam im Meer versinkenden Sonne. – Marvin Sielenkemper Apr 26 '18 at 7:15
  • ... or maybe [...] langsam hinter dem Meer versinkenden [...]. More astronomically correct but less poetic. – Marvin Sielenkemper Apr 26 '18 at 7:18

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