Ostrovnoy, Murmansk Oblast

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Ostrovnoy (English)
Островной (Russian)
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Location of Murmansk Oblast in Russia
Ostrovnoy is located in Murmansk Oblast
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Location of Ostrovnoy in Murmansk Oblast
Coordinates: 68°03′N 39°30′E / 68.050°N 39.500°E / 68.050; 39.500Coordinates: 68°03′N 39°30′E / 68.050°N 39.500°E / 68.050; 39.500
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Administrative status (as of April 2011)
Country Russia
Federal subject Murmansk Oblast[1]
Administratively subordinated to closed administrative-territorial formation of Ostrovnoy[1]
Administrative center of closed administrative-territorial formation of Ostrovnoy[1]
Municipal status (as of March 2010)
Urban okrug Ostrovnoy Urban Okrug[2]
Administrative center of Ostrovnoy Urban Okrug[2]
Mayor[citation needed] Gennady Chistopashin[citation needed]
Statistics
Population (2010 Census) 2,171 inhabitants[3]
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[4]
Postal code(s)[5] 184640
Dialing code(s) +7 81558[citation needed]
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Ostrovnoy (Russian: Островно́й), previously known as Murmansk-140 (Му́рманск-140), is a closed town in Murmansk Oblast, Russia. Population: 2,171 (2010 Census);[3] 5,032 (2002 Census).[6]

History[edit]

The first naval base was established here in 1915.[citation needed] There is no rail link to Ostrovnoy and the settlement is reachable by coastal ship, helicopter or small plane in winter.[citation needed]

Until 1981, the town was known as Gremikha.[7]

The Gremikha Naval Base was one of the Northern Fleet's main facilities for servicing nuclear submarines.[8] [9]

Administrative and municipal status[edit]

Within the framework of administrative divisions, it is, together with six rural localities, incorporated as the closed administrative-territorial formation of Ostrovnoy—an administrative unit with the status equal to that of the districts.[1] As a municipal division, the closed administrative-territorial formation of Ostrovnoy is incorporated as Ostrovnoy Urban Okrug.[2]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Law #96-01-ZMO
  2. ^ a b c Law #530-01-ZMO
  3. ^ a b Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  4. ^ Правительство Российской Федерации. Постановление №725 от 31 августа 2011 г. «О составе территорий, образующих каждую часовую зону, и порядке исчисления времени в часовых зонах, а также о признании утратившими силу отдельных Постановлений Правительства Российской Федерации». Вступил в силу по истечении 7 дней после дня официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Российская Газета", №197, 6 сентября 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Resolution #725 of August 31, 2011 On the Composition of the Territories Included into Each Time Zone and on the Procedures of Timekeeping in the Time Zones, as Well as on Abrogation of Several Resolutions of the Government of the Russian Federation. Effective as of after 7 days following the day of the official publication.).
  5. ^ Local post office http://www.russianpost.ru/PostOfficeFindInterface/FindOPSByPostOfficeID.aspx?index=184640
  6. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (May 21, 2004). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population of Russia, Its Federal Districts, Federal Subjects, Districts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Administrative Centers, and Rural Localities with Population of Over 3,000] (XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [All-Russia Population Census of 2002] (in Russian). Retrieved August 9, 2014. 
  7. ^ Map of Murmansk Oblast, GUGK USSR, 1979
  8. ^ Sarkisov, Ashot A.; LeSage, Leo G.., eds. (2003), Remaining Issues in the Decommissioning of Nuclear Powered Vessels: Including Issues Related to the Environmental Remediation of the Supporting Infrastructure : [proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on ... Moscow, Russia, April 22-24, 2002], Volume 22 of NATO Science Series. 4, Earth and Environmental Sciences, V. 22, Springer, pp. 257–259, ISBN 1402013531 
  9. ^ U.S Committee on Strengthening U.S. and Russian Cooperative Nuclear Nonproliferation, Development, Security, and Cooperation Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council; Russian Committee on Strengthening U.S. and Russian Cooperative Nuclear Nonproliferation; Russian Academy of Sciences (2005), Strengthening U.S-Russian Cooperation on Nuclear Nonproliferation, National Academies Press, p. 222, ISBN 0309096693 

Sources[edit]

  • Мурманская областная Дума. Закон №96-01-ЗМО от 6 января 1998 г. «Об административно-территориальном устройстве Мурманской области», в ред. Закона №1704-01-ЗМО от 20 декабря 2013 г. «О внесении изменений в некоторые законодательные акты Мурманской области». Опубликован: "Мурманский Вестник", №10, стр. 3, 16 января 1998 г. (Murmansk Oblast Duma. Law #96-01-ZMO of January 6, 1998 On the Administrative-Territorial Structure of Murmansk Oblast, as amended by the Law #1704-01-ZMO of December 20, 2013 On Amending Various Legislative Acts of Murmansk Oblast. ).
  • Мурманская областная Дума. Закон №530-01-ЗМО от 2 декабря 2004 г. «О наделении статусом городского округа закрытых административно-территориальных образований Мурманской области», в ред. Закона №1633-01-ЗМО от 28 июня 2013 г. «Об упразднении населённого пункта Мурманской области и о внесении изменений в отдельные законодательные акты Мурманской области». Вступил в силу 1 января 2005 г. Опубликован: "Мурманский Вестник", №234, стр. 3, 7 декабря 2004 г. (Murmansk Oblast Duma. Law #530-01-ZMO of December 2, 2004 On Granting Urban Okrug Status to the Closed Administrative-Territorial Formations of Murmansk Oblast, as amended by the Law #1633-01-ZMO of June 28, 2013 On Abolishing an Inhabited Locality in Murmansk Oblast and on Amending Various Legislative Acts of Murmansk Oblast. Effective as of January 1, 2005.).