Ölgii is the capital of and is also known as Olgii, Ulgy, or Ulgii. Nestled in the Altai mountains in western Mongolia, this small city was established in the 1840s by Kazakhs fleeing the expanding Russian Empire.

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  28,500
  • IATA airport code:  ULG
  • Latitude:  48° 58' 6" (48.9683°) north
  • Longitude:  89° 57' 45" (89.9625°) east
  • Elevation:  1715 meters (5627 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Ölgii
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Ölgii

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French:  Ölgiy Mongolian:  Өлгий Russian:  Улгий Bayan-Ulegey MNULG OElgii Olgii Q297060 Ul'gey Ulegei Ulegey Ulegy Ölögey

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