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Москва

capital city and the largest city of Russia; separate federal subject of Russia
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Object location55° 45′ 21″ N, 37° 37′ 04″ E Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earthinfo Edit coordinates on Wikidata
flag of Moscow Moscow is the capital and most populous city of the Russian Federation.
Moscow 
capital city and the largest city of Russia; separate federal subject of Russia
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Instance of city (1147),
capital of Russia (1918),
federal city of Russia (1991),
big city (1600s),
megacity (2001),
largest city (Russia, 1991)
Part of Central Federal District
Named after
LocationRussia
Legislative body
Executive body
Highest judicial authority
  • Constitutional (charter) court of a subject of the Russian Federation
Official language
Anthem
  • Moya Moskva (5 July 1995 – )
Head of government
Party chief representative
  • Yury Anatolyevich Prokofiev (15 December 1989, 6 November 1991, First Secretary of the Moscow Communist Party)
  • Lev Zaykov (11 November 1987, 21 November 1989, First Secretary of the Moscow Communist Party)
  • Boris Yeltsin (23 December 1985, 11 November 1987, First Secretary of the Moscow Communist Party)
Founded by
Inception
  • Unknown
Significant event
Population
  • 12,500,123 (2018)
Area
  • 2,562 ±1 square kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 156 metre
IATA airport code
  • MOW
official website
Authority control
Wikidata

55° 45′ 20.88″ N, 37° 37′ 04.08″ E

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Contents

coat of arms & mapEdit

Основной раздел / General / Généraux / OgólneEdit

Moscow KremlinEdit

Moscow Kremlin WallEdit

Red SquareEdit

St. Basil's CathedralEdit

GUMEdit

Cathedral of Christ the SaviourEdit

Bolshoi TheatreEdit

monasteryEdit

church buildingEdit

palaceEdit

city gateEdit

towerEdit

Ostankino TowerEdit

Shukhov TowerEdit

statueEdit

Exhibition of achievements of national economyEdit

Moscow State UniversityEdit

Poklonnaya HillEdit

Tverskaya StreetEdit

Moscow MetroEdit

Moskva RiverEdit

KolomenskoyeEdit

KuskovoEdit

bridgeEdit

modern architectureEdit

see alsoEdit