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Krondstadt

Essentials

Photo by Nikolay Biryukov


Basic facts
Name in Russian Кронштадт (Kronshtadt)
Status City-port and administrative centre of the Krondstadt District of St Petersburg
Location On Kotlin island in the Gulf of Finland
Distance 55km west of St Petersburg, 760km north-west of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 43,005 people (2014)
Founded 1704
Titles/Awards City of Military Glory
Official Website http://gov.spb.ru/gov/terr/reg_kronsht/