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Vyborg

Essentials

Vyborg


Basic facts
Name in Russian Выборг
Status City and administrative centre of the Vyborg District of the Leningrad Region
Location On Vyborg Bay in the Gulf of Finland
Distance 140km north-west of St Petersburg, 860km north-west of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 80,265 people (2014)
Founded 1293
Former Names Viipuri
Titles/Awards City of Military Glory
City Day 19 August
Official Website http://www.city.vbg.ru/