Ruoščiai

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Ruoščiai
Village
Ruoščiai is located in Lithuania
Ruoščiai
Ruoščiai
Location of Ruoščiai
Coordinates: 55°19′48″N 23°54′20″E / 55.33000°N 23.90556°E / 55.33000; 23.90556Coordinates: 55°19′48″N 23°54′20″E / 55.33000°N 23.90556°E / 55.33000; 23.90556
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Aukštaitija
County Kaunas County flag.png Kaunas County
Municipality Kėdainiai district municipality
Eldership Kėdainiai city eldership
Population (2001)
 • Total 35
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Stones marking the geographical center of Lithuania

Ruoščiai is a small village in Kėdainiai district municipality, Lithuania. Located about 3 km from Dotnuva, it had 35 residents according to the 2001 census.[1] The settlement is known as the geographical center of Lithuania, which was calculated in 1995.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Lithuanian) Kauno apskrities kaimo gyvenamosios vietovės ir jų gyventojai. Vilnius: Department of Statistics to the Government of the Republic of Lithuania. 2002. p. 73. ISBN 9986-589-85-1. 
  2. ^ (Lithuanian) "Lietuvos geografiniai ekstremumai". Nacionalinė žemės tarnyba prie ŽŪM.