Lenine Raion

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Lenine Raion
Ленінський район
Location within Crimea
Location within Crimea
Country Disputed:
Republic Crimea
Capital Lenine
 • Total 2,919 km2 (1,127 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 63,041
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone MSK (UTC+3)
Dialing code +380-6557
Website lenino.rk.gov.ru

Lenine Raion (Russian: Ленинский район, Ukrainian: Ленінський район, Crimean Tatar: Yedi Quyu rayonı) is one of the 25 regions of the Crimea, currently subject to a territorial dispute between the Russian Federation and Ukraine. It is located in the eastern part of the peninsula. The administrative centre of Lenine Raion is the urban-type settlement of Lenine. Population: 63,041 (2013 est.)[1].


Coordinates: 45°17′51″N 35°46′26″E / 45.29750°N 35.77389°E / 45.29750; 35.77389