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Carnival Sunshine

Carnival Sunshine

Overview

Originally constructed in 1996 Destiny, Carnival Cruise Line invested $155 million into turning the ship into Carnival Sunshine. The refurbishment includes many new upgrades like the adults-only Serenity relaxation area with three decks, plenty of recliners, and a soothing waterfall. Book a fun cruise on the Carnival Sunshine with room for up to 3,002 guests and a crew of 1,040.

Dreaming of a Bahamas or Caribbean cruise? The Carnival Sunshine ship sails to the islands and boasts 24 hours of fun every day. Choose from 18 different staterooms when you find the best cruise deals from Dunhill Travel Deals.

Awards for Carnival Sunshine by Carnival Cruise Line

  • 2017 - Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards - Award of Excellence for Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse
  • 2013 - Cruise Critic Editor's Pick - Best Ship Refurbishment

Cabin Options

Every stateroom and suite on the Carnival Sunshine comes with standard amenities including a refrigerator, minibar, in-room safe, flat-screen television, bathrobes, and more.

Carnival Sunshine - Captain's Suite

Captain's Suite

Size: 500 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 5 guests

Captain’s Suites have a huge 200 sq. ft. balcony and sleep up to five guests. These suites have a separate master bedroom with it’s own private bathroom with whirlpool tub, and two twin beds that convert to king-size.

Carnival Sunshine - Grand Suite

Grand Suite

Size: 345 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 5 guests

Grand Suites feature an 85 sq. ft. deck and have two twin beds that can convert to a king-size bed. The suites with a sofa bed can accommodate up to five guests.

Carnival Sunshine - Cloud 9 Spa Suite

Cloud 9 Spa Suite

Size: 275 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 3 guests

Cloud 9 Spa Suites come with a 65 sq. ft. balcony, have twin beds that can be pushed together to make a king-size bed and feature priority access to all spa treatments and complimentary fitness classes.

Carnival Sunshine - Ocean Suite

Ocean Suite

Size: 275 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 4 guests

These rooms have a 65 sq. ft. balcony and have two twin beds that convert to king-size bed. Rooms with a sofa bed can sleep up extra guests. Plus receive upgrades such as VIP check-in, whirlpool tub, walk-in-closet and a living area with a sofa, coffee table and desk.

Carnival Sunshine - Cloud 9 Spa Balcony Stateroom

Cloud 9 Spa Balcony Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 4 guests

Cloud 9 Spa Balcony Staterooms have a 35 sq. ft. balcony and offer unlimited access to all services at Cloud 9 Spa including complimentary use of the spa’s thermal suite.

Carnival Sunshine - Premium Vista Balcony Stateroom

Premium Vista Balcony Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 3 guests

Enjoy a large 75 sq. ft. balcony that wraps around the aft corners of the ship. Rooms with either an upper Pullman-style bunk bed or a sofa bed can comfortably sleep and extra guest.

Carnival Sunshine - Premium Balcony Stateroom

Premium Balcony Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 3 guests

Features an oversized 75 sq. ft. balcony plus two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed, an indoor sitting area with a sofa, coffee table and desk.

Carnival Sunshine - Aft-View Extended Balcony Stateroom

Aft-View Extended Balcony Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 4 guests

These rooms have a larger, 60 sq. ft. private balcony, offering more room for rest and relaxation and space for up to four guests. Come standard with two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed, an indoor sitting area with a sofa, coffee table and desk.

Carnival Sunshine - Balcony Staterom

Balcony Staterom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 4 guests

Come with two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed, a spacious 35 sq. ft. private balcony with table and chairs and an indoor sitting area with a sofa, coffee table and desk. Rooms with either a sofa bed or upper bunk beds sleep three to four guests.

Carnival Sunshine - Scenic Ocean View Stateroom

Scenic Ocean View Stateroom

Size: 220 to 280 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 4 guests

Features floor-to-ceiling windows for terrific views of the ocean, and have enough room for up to four guests. There are two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed, three closets and a sitting area with a desk and chair. Most rooms sleep two guests, while rooms that have either a sofa bed or Pullman-style bunk beds.

Carnival Sunshine - Ocean View Stateroom

Ocean View Stateroom

Size: 220 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 5 guests

These rooms have a large picture window, two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed, three closets and a sitting area with a desk and chair. Most rooms sleep two guests, while rooms that have either a sofa bed or Pullman-style bunk beds offer enough space for additional guests.

Carnival Sunshine - Cloud 9 Spa Interior Stateroom

Cloud 9 Spa Interior Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 4 guests

Receive complimentary fitness classes and priority reservations to Cloud 9 Spa. These rooms have two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed and cabins with Pullman-style bunk beds sleep up to four guests.

Carnival Sunshine - Interior Picture Window Stateroom

Interior Picture Window Stateroom

Size: 185 to 220 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 4 guests

Featuring a picture window with a view that is partly blocked by the ship’s lifeboats or other ship structures and include two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed.

Carnival Sunshine - Interior Porthole Stateroom

Interior Porthole Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guests

These rooms have two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed, three closets, a bathroom with shower, a cozy living area, and a pair of porthole windows.

Carnival Sunshine - Interior Stateroom

Interior Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 5 guests

These economical rooms have two twin beds that convert to a king-size bed and sleep from two to five guests depending on the exact furniture arrangement. Also includes three closets, a bathroom with shower and a cozy living area.

Carnival Sunshine - Interior Upper/Lower Porthole Stateroom

Interior Upper/Lower Porthole Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guests

Features all the same amenities as other interior staterooms but features a pair of round windows and a twin bed plus either an upper Pullman or sofa bed.

Carnival Sunshine - Interior Upper/Lower Stateroom

Interior Upper/Lower Stateroom

Size: 185 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guests

Rooms have one twin bed plus an upper Pullman-style bunk bed, three closets, a bathroom with shower and a cozy living area.

* Images shown may not reflect the actual cabin you'll be booking.

Itineraries, Sailing Dates & Pricing

(All prices are per person)

5 - Days

Caribbean

Aug 26, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$499

Outside

$509

Balcony

$689

Suite

$925

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:30 17:30
4 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
5 Cruising - -
6 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Aug 31, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$609

Outside

$669

Balcony

$1,069

Suite

$1,604

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Aruba 13:00 23:00
5 Willemstad, Curacao 08:00 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Sep 8, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$519

Outside

$574

Balcony

$799

Suite

$1,149

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Philipsburg 09:00 18:00
5 Saint Kitts 07:00 17:00
6 San Juan 07:00 14:00
7 Grand Turk 09:30 17:30
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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5 - Days

Caribbean

Sep 16, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$399

Outside

$449

Balcony

$614

Suite

$949

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:30 17:30
4 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
5 Cruising - -
6 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Sep 21, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$589

Outside

$729

Balcony

$1,189

Suite

$1,889

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 King's Wharf 08:00 -
5 King's Wharf - 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Grand Turk 10:00 17:30
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Sep 29, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$469

Outside

$589

Balcony

$909

Suite

CALL

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
4 San Juan 13:00 20:00
5 Saint Kitts 10:00 20:00
6 Philipsburg 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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7 - Days

Caribbean

Oct 21, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$504

Outside

$574

Balcony

$869

Suite

$1,579

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:00 16:00
4 St. Thomas, Charlotte Amalie 11:30 19:00
5 San Juan 08:00 16:00
6 Grand Turk 12:00 18:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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5 - Days

Caribbean

Oct 28, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$384

Outside

$549

Balcony

$729

Suite

$1,029

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:30 17:30
4 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
5 Cruising - -
6 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Nov 2, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$599

Outside

$709

Balcony

$1,079

Suite

$1,389

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Aruba 13:00 23:00
5 Willemstad, Curacao 08:00 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Nov 10, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$564

Outside

$629

Balcony

$954

Suite

$1,300

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
4 San Juan 13:00 20:00
5 Saint Kitts 10:00 20:00
6 Philipsburg 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Nov 23, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$564

Outside

$664

Balcony

$1,079

Suite

$3,854

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Aruba 13:00 23:00
5 Willemstad, Curacao 08:00 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Dec 1, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$524

Outside

$589

Balcony

$809

Suite

CALL

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
4 San Juan 13:00 20:00
5 Saint Kitts 10:00 20:00
6 Philipsburg 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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5 - Days

Caribbean

Dec 9, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$409

Outside

$519

Balcony

$664

Suite

$1,024

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:30 17:30
4 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
5 Cruising - -
6 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Dec 14, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$614

Outside

$679

Balcony

$969

Suite

$1,509

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Aruba 13:00 23:00
5 Willemstad, Curacao 08:00 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Dec 22, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$914

Outside

$1,044

Balcony

$1,449

Suite

$2,084

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
4 San Juan 13:00 20:00
5 Saint Kitts 10:00 20:00
6 Philipsburg 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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5 - Days

Caribbean

Dec 30, 2018

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$774

Outside

$899

Balcony

$1,144

Suite

$1,514

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:30 17:30
4 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
5 Cruising - -
6 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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8 - Days

Caribbean

Jan 4, 2019

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$619

Outside

$719

Balcony

$1,124

Suite

$1,539

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Aruba 13:00 23:00
5 Willemstad, Curacao 08:00 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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13 - Days

Caribbean, Bahamas

Jan 12, 2019

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$909

Outside

$1,079

Balcony

$1,624

Suite

$2,749

Caribbean, Bahamas Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 18:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 St. Thomas, Charlotte Amalie 08:00 17:00
5 Cruising - -
6 Aruba 09:00 22:00
7 Willemstad, Curacao 08:00 18:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Philipsburg 09:00 18:00
10 Saint Kitts 07:00 17:00
11 San Juan 07:00 15:00
12 Amber Cove 07:30 15:30
13 Cruising - -
14 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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7 - Days

Caribbean

Feb 3, 2019

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$484

Outside

$629

Balcony

$844

Suite

$1,219

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:00 16:00
4 St. Thomas, Charlotte Amalie 11:30 19:00
5 San Juan 08:00 16:00
6 Grand Turk 12:00 18:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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5 - Days

Caribbean

Feb 10, 2019

From Port Canaveral

Inside

$449

Outside

$579

Balcony

$739

Suite

$1,004

Caribbean Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Port Canaveral - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Amber Cove 09:30 17:30
4 Grand Turk 08:00 16:00
5 Cruising - -
6 Port Canaveral 08:00 -
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Upgrades are not applicable to all categories/sailing dates and are subject to change without notice. All prices are per person, in US Dollars, based on double occupancy. Government taxes are not included. Rates are subject to change without notice and cannot be guaranteed until a specific cabin category has been confirmed and a deposit or final payment has been applied. Some exclusive rates have limited inventory and will be confirmed with the appropriate deposit on a first come first serve basis. Fares marked as non-refundable may not be combinable with all promotions. Rates displayed within the cruise line’s final payment period are subject to cancellation penalties as per the cruise lines terms and conditions even if they are not designated as non-refundable bookings. All itineraries operate under the sole discretion of the cruise line and may be subject to change or cancellation based on weather or other conditions.

Entertainment & Activities

Carnival Sunshine Waterworks

Carnival Sunshine offers a range of fun and exciting entertainment options including The Punchliner Comedy Club presented by George Lopez, Playlist Productions featuring a variety of amazing musical shows, live music, and so much more. The most popular board games come to life in Hasbro The Game Show, and kids can splash at Carnival Waterworks, an onboard water park.

Children can also take part in a range of fun, age-appropriate activities at Camp Carnival while teens hang out at Club O2. Get in on the action at the Sportsquare, packed with fun ways to break a sweat from table games to a ropes course. Catch a movie at Carnival’s Seaside Theatre, attend a pool and deck party, or shop til you drop. Relax with a hot stone massage at Cloud 9 Spa, enjoy kid-free time at the Serenity Adult Retreat, or take a rejuvenating yoga class.

Press your luck at the casino, dance the night away at the nightclub, stop by the piano bar, or choose from countless bars and lounges including EA™ Sports Bar, Havana Bar, Alchemy Bar, RedFrog Rum Bar, and more. The entertainment options are endless aboard Celebrity Sunshine.

Dining Options

Satisfy any craving with Carnival Sunshine’s wide range of dining options including Guy’s Burger Joint, BlueIguana Cantina, Cucina Del Capitano, Bonsai Sushi, and many more.

Included Dining

Carnival Sunshine Sunrise Dining Room
  • Enjoy breakfast or lunch at BlueIguana Cantina, serving up delicious Mexican food and featuring a salsa bar, homemade tortillas, and more.
  • Enjoy your favorite pastas and sauces at Captain’s Pasta Bar. This dining option at Cucina del Capitano is open for lunch.
  • Order deli favorites like hot pastrami on rye or a grilled reuben at The Carnival Deli-open for lunch and dinner.
  • Lunch is available at Chef’s Choice, which features menu selections from a different country each day.
  • Comfort Kitchen, open for lunch, serves up comfort food from mama’s kitchen like meatloaf, roasted potatoes, and peach cobbler.
  • Bring the kids along to the Cooking Demo and let the ship’s chefs take you on an hour-long demonstration of how they prepare food for large groups of passengers. Taste testing is encouraged.
  • Sunset dining room, serving dinner only, is one of two main dining rooms on the Carnival Sunshine.
  • Sunrise is the second main dining room offering complimentary breakfast, lunch, and dinner to all guests.
  • Help yourself to dinner at Good Eats, and dine on favorites such as NY strip steak, pork chops, macaroni and cheese, and baked potatoes.
  • Guy’s Burger Joint, open for lunch and dinner, features classic burgers and all the toppings from celebrity chef Guy Fieri.
  • While there is a fee to eat dinner at Ji Ji Asian Kitchen, lunch is free.
  • Kid’s Meals for Campers, available for lunch and dinner, serves up fun food for children ages 2-11.
  • The Lido Marketplace, open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, is the ship’s main buffet area. A variety of specialty serving stations are located here including the Mongolian Wok, Chef’s Choice, Salad Bar, and Carnival Deli. The pizza, frozen yogurt, and soft-serve ice cream stations are open 24 hours.
  • Children ages 2 to 11 can Make Your Own Pizza, where kids decide what toppings they want on their pizza.
  • RedFrog Pub is a laid-back, Key West-inspired bar serving up Caribbean cuisine, live music, and a signature private-label beer brew of Thirsty Frog Red. Enjoy the island vibe any time of day.
  • Enjoy classic breakfast and lunch cuisine at the Seaday Brunch. The food is always free, but there is a small fee for cocktails.
  • Stop by the Taste Bar for a pre-dinner appetizer.
  • 24-hour Room Service is available any time of day or night for private, in-room dining.

Specialty Dining

  • Bonsai Sushi, open for lunch and dinner, serves up a variety of soups, salads, sushi, sake, and more.
  • Bottomless Bubbles lets you enjoy unlimited juice and soft drinks for the duration of your cruise. This costs $4.50 per day for children and $6.00 per day for adults.
  • Chef’s Table offers intimate dining for up to 14 passengers. You’ll be entertained by the ship’s Master Chef as he prepares a gourmet, multi-course meal.
  • The Coffee Bar serves up hot coffee, freshly brewed tea, pastries, and milkshakes.
  • Order classic family style Italian food at Cucina del Capitano. This restaurant serves dinner for $5 per child and $15 per adult.
  • If you’re craving Asian, stop by Ji Ji Asian Kitchen. There is a surcharge of $5 per child and $15 per adult for the chance to dine on cuisine like slow-braised pork belly and kung pao chicken.
  • Enjoy hot, iced, or spiked coffee and sweet desserts at Java Blue Cafe.
  • For only $5 per person you and your kids can have a Green Eggs & Ham breakfast with Cat in the Hat and friends. Dine on funky Dr. Seuss-inspired cuisine including moose juice, goose juice, and of course - green eggs and ham!
  • A meal at Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse includes an appetizer, salad, entrée, and a side dish. 

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