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Quick facts about Volgograd

Area: 113,9 sq km (territory of Volgograd Oblast)
Location: Volgograd is located 670 miles southeast of Moscow in the flatland zone between two major Russian rivers — the Volga River and the Don River. The Volgograd Oblast (region) is the largest in the Volga River basin.
Geographic
coordinates:
48 45 N, 44 30 E
Population: approx 999,000 (2005 est.)
Foundation: 1589
Climate: The Volgograd region has a sharp continental climate with hot and dry summers and cold winters with light snowfalls. The average summer temperature is +27,7 C, the average winter temperature is — 16 C.
UTC/GMT Offset: UTC/GMT + 3 hours
Area code: 8442
Major attractions: the Mamayev Hill Memorial, the tallest in the world free standing Mother Russia monument.
Popular attractions:The Motherland Calls, Volgograd State Panoramic Museum Stalingrad Battle, Flour mill ruins,