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Penza

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Penza


Basic facts
Russian Name Пенза
Status City-municipality and administrative centre of the Penza Region
Location On the River Penza
Distance 420km south of Nizhny Novgorod, 640km south-east of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 521,329 people (2014)
Founded 1663
City Day 12 June
Official Website http://www.penza-gorod.ru/