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Holy Trinity Cathedral
|• Mayor||Serhiy Moroz|
|• Total||36 km2 (14 sq mi)|
|Elevation||62 m (203 ft)|
|• Total||70 547|
|• Density||959/km2 (2,480/sq mi)|
Novomoskovsk (Ukrainian: Новомосковськ, pronounced [nɔwɔmɔsˈkɔwsʲk]; Russian: Новомосковск) is a city in the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast (province) of Ukraine. Administratively, Novomoskovsk is incorporated as the city of oblast significance and serves as the administrative center of Novomoskovsk Raion (district) which it does not belong to. Population: 70,787 (2013 est.). In 2001, the city's population was 72,439.
Novomoskovsk is located predominantly on the right bank of Samara River, which is one of the left confluents of Dnieper River. Until 1782, when the city has got its current name, it was known as Samar, Samara, or Samarchyk. The city is located 27 kilometres from the oblast capital, Dnipropetrovsk.
- "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015.
- (Ukrainian) Official city website
- The murder of the Jews of Novomoskovsk during World War II, at Yad Vashem website.
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