Chornomorske Raion

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Chernomorsky Raion
Чорноморський район
Raion
Tarhunkut Cape, Chernomorsky District
Tarhunkut Cape, Chernomorsky District
Flag of Chernomorsky Raion
Flag
Official seal of Chernomorsky Raion
Seal
Location within Crimea
Location within Crimea
Country Disputed:
Republic Crimea
Capital Chornomorske
Subdivisions
Area
 • Total 1,509 km2 (583 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 30,500
 • Density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zone MSK (UTC+3)
Dialing code +380-6558
Website chero.rk.gov.ru

Chornomorske Raion (Ukrainian: Чорноморський район, Russian: Черноморский район, Crimean Tatar: Aqmeçit rayonı) is one of the 25 regions of Crimea, currently subject to a territorial dispute between the Russian Federation and Ukraine. Population: 30,500 (2014 Census).[1]

It is located in the far west of the republic on the Tarkhankut Peninsula. The raion's administrative centre is the town of Chornomorske.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2014). "Таблица 1.3. Численность населения Крымского федерального округа, городских округов, муниципальных районов, городских и сельских поселений" [Table 1.3. Population of Crimean Federal District, Its Urban Okrugs, Municipal Districts, Urban and Rural Settlements]. Федеральное статистическое наблюдение «Перепись населения в Крымском федеральном округе». ("Population Census in Crimean Federal District" Federal Statistical Examination) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 

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Coordinates: 45°30′07″N 32°42′09″E / 45.50194°N 32.70250°E / 45.50194; 32.70250