Chornomorske Raion

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Chernomorsky Raion

Черноморский район
Tarhunkut Cape, Chernomorsky District
Tarhunkut Cape, Chernomorsky District
Flag of Chernomorsky Raion
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Official seal of Chernomorsky Raion
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Location within Crimea
CountryDisputed:
RepublicCrimea
CapitalChornomorske
Subdivisions
Area
 • Total1,509 km2 (583 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total30,500
 • Density20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+3 (MSK)
Dialing code+380-6558
Websitechero.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