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Gas prices headed down

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Average retail gasoline prices in Georgia have fallen 5.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.60/g Sunday.

This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.77/g, according to gasoline price website GeorgiaGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Georgia during the past week, prices Sunday were $1.05/g higher than the same day one year ago and are 27.5 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.

The national average has decreased 17.6 cents per gallon during the last month and stands $1.04/g higher than this day one year ago.

GasBuddy operates www.GasBuddy.com, www.GeorgiaGasPrices.com, and over 225 other local gasoline price-tracking websites that follow prices at over 125,000 gasoline stations in the United States and Canada.

GasBuddy also uses Facebook (facebook.com/gasbuddy) Twitter (twitter.com/gasbuddy), and phone apps to keep motorists ahead of changing gasoline prices.

www.GasBuddy.com was named one of Time magazine's 50 best websites and to PC World's 100 most useful websites of 2008.