Myadzyel District

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Myadzyel Raion
Мядзельскі раён (Belarusian)
Мядельский район (Russian)
Flag of Myadzyel Raion
Flag
Coat of arms of Myadzyel Raion
Coat of arms
Location of Myadzyel Raion
Administrative center Myadzyel
Area
 • Total 1.967 km2 (0.759 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 30.300
Website Myadzyel ispolkom website

Myadzel District (Belarusian: Мядзельскі раён, Miadzielski rajon) is a second-level administrative subdivision (raion) of the Minsk Region, Belarus. Its capital is the town of Myadzyel.[1] Four of the main lakes of Belarus are situated in this district: Narach (the largest one), Svir (8th largest), Myadel (11th largest) and Myastro (15th largest).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Myadzel raion page at Minsk Oblispolkom website
  2. ^ "Main characteristics of the largest lakes of Belarus". Land of Ancestors. Data of the Research Laboratory for Lake Study of the Belarus State University. 2011. Retrieved 29 September 2013. 

Coordinates: 54°52′32″N 26°56′19″E / 54.87556°N 26.93861°E / 54.87556; 26.93861