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Novgorod Veliky

Veliky Novgorod


Basic facts
Name in Russian
Новгород (Великий Новгород)
Status
City-municipality and administrative centre of the Novgorod Region
Location
On the River Volkhov
Distance
200km south-east of St Petersburg, 530km north-west of Moscow
Time Zone
Moscow Time
Population
219,971 people (2014)
First Mentioned
859
Titles/Awards
City of Military Glory
City Day
8 June
Official Website
http://www.adm.nov.ru/