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Veliky Ustyug

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Veliky Ustyug


Basic facts
Name in Russian Великий Устюг
Status City and administrative centre of the Veliky Ustyug District of the Vologda Region
Location On the confluence of the rivers Yug and Sukhona
Distance 70km south of Kotlas, 450km north-east of Vologda, 910km north-east of Moscow, 1105km east of St Petersburg
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 31,983 people (2014)
Founded 1147
Former Names Ustyug
City Day In mid-June
Official Website http://www.movustug.ru/