Нижний Новгород

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Object location 56° 19′ 37″ N, 44° 00′ 27″ E Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap. View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth info Edit coordinates on Wikidata
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blazon Nizhny Novgorod, colloquially shortened to Nizhny, is a city in the administrative center of Volga Federal District and Nizhny Novgorod Oblast in Russia.
Nizhny Novgorod 
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capital of the Volga Federal District in Russia
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Instance of city,
big city,
city with millions of inhabitants (1962)
Named after
Location Volga Federal District, Q23898959, Russia
Legislative body
  • Legislative Assembly of Nizhny Novgorod Region
Head of government
  • Vladimir Panov (17 January 2018, Mayor of Nizhny Novgorod)
Founded by
Inception 1221
Population
  • 1,264,075 (2017)
Area
  • 410.6 square kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 200 metre
official website
Authority control
VIAF ID: 130267941
GND ID: 4021633-0
OSM relation ID: 1752948
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56° 19′ 36.84″ N, 44° 00′ 27″ E

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Main gallery: Shukhov tower.