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 LTU Kauno apskritis flag.svg Kaunas County
Municipality Kėdainiai district municipality
Eldership Kėdainiai city eldership
Population (2011)
 • Total 37
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 37 residents according to the 2011 census.[1] The settlement is known as the geographical center of Lithuania, which was calculated in 1995.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 census". Statistikos Departamentas (Lithuania). Retrieved August 21, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Lietuvos geografiniai ekstremumai" (PDF) (in Lithuanian). Nacionalinė žemės tarnyba prie ŽŪM.