Makhachkala

Makhachkala, previously known as Petrovskoye, and Petrovsk-Port, is the capital and largest city of the in . The city is located on the , covering an area of 468.13 square kilometres, with a population of over 603,518 residents, while the urban agglomeration covers over 3,712 square kilometres, with a population of roughly 1 million residents.

Notable Places in the Area

University
is a public university in Makhachkala, which is a federal subject in the .

Mosque
The Grand Mosque in Makhachkala is the main mosque of the Republic of Dagestan. Photo: АбуУбайда, CC BY-SA 3.0.

University
Photo: АбуУбайда, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
Photo: Bogdanov-62, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
, formerly also spelled Terki and Terkee and also known as Tarku, is an urban locality under…

Town
is an urban locality under the administrative jurisdiction of Sovetsky City District of the City of Makhachkala in the Republic of Dagestan, .

Town
is an urban locality under the administrative jurisdiction of Sovetsky City District of the City of Makhachkala in the Republic of Dagestan, .

Makhachkala

Latitude
42.983° or 42° 58' 58.9" north
Longitude
47.5049° or 47° 30' 17.5" east
Population
588,000
IATA airport code
MCX
United Nations Location Code
RU MCX
Elevation
4 metres (13 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 191644503
Geo­Names ID
532096
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Machatsjkala
  • Arabic: Makhachkala
  • Arabic: محج قلعة
  • Armenian: Մախաչկալա
  • Asturian: Majachkalá
  • Avaric: МахIачхъала
  • Avaric: МахІачхъала
  • Azerbaijani: Mahaçqala
  • Bashkir: Махачҡала
  • Basque: Makhatxkala
  • Belarusian: Махачкала
  • Belarusian: Шаміль-Кала
  • Bengali: ম্যাকাচালা
  • Bulgarian: Махачкала
  • Catalan: Makhatxkalà
  • Cebuano: Makhachkala
  • Chechen: ХӀинжа-ГӀала
  • Chinese: Makhachkala
  • Chinese: 馬哈奇卡拉
  • Chinese: 马哈奇卡拉
  • Chuvash: Махачкала
  • Crimean Tatar: Mahaçqala
  • Croatian: Mahačkala
  • Czech: Machačkala
  • Danish: Makhatjkala
  • Dargwa: ГIянжи-Къала
  • Dutch: Machatsjkala
  • Eastern Mari: Махачкала
  • Egyptian Arabic: ماخاتشكالا
  • Erzya: Махачкала ош
  • Esperanto: Maĥaĉkala
  • Esperanto: Maĥaĉkalao
  • Estonian: Mahhatškala
  • Finnish: Mahatškala
  • French: Makhatchkala
  • Georgian: მაჰაჩყალა
  • German: Machatschkala
  • Greek: Μαχατσκαλά
  • Gujarati: મખચકાલા
  • Hakka Chinese: Makhachkala
  • Hausa: Makhachkala
  • Hebrew: מחצ'קלה
  • Hebrew: מחצקלה
  • Hindi: मखष्कला
  • Hungarian: Mahacskala
  • Indonesian: Makhachkala
  • Ingush: Махачкхаьлл
  • Irish: Makhachkala
  • Italian: Machačkala
  • Japanese: マハチカラ
  • Kabardian: Мэхьэчкъалэ
  • Kalmyk: Махачкала балһсн
  • Kannada: ಮಖಚ್ಕಲಾ
  • Kashubian: Machaczkała
  • Kirghiz: Махачкала
  • Komi: Махачкала
  • Korean: 마하치칼라
  • Kumyk: Анжи
  • Lak: Анжи
  • Latin: Machaczkala
  • Latvian: Mahačkala
  • Lezghian: Магьачкъала
  • Lithuanian: Machačkala
  • Lombard: Machačkala
  • Lower Sorbian: Machačkala
  • Macedonian: Махачкала
  • Malay: Makhachkala
  • Marathi: मखच्कला
  • Min Nan Chinese: Makhachkala
  • Mingrelian: მახაჩყალა
  • Mingrelian: მაჰაჩყალა
  • Mongolian: Махачкала
  • Norwegian: Makhatsjkala
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Makhatsjkala
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Makhatsjkala
  • Ossetian: Махачкала
  • Persian: مخاچ‌قلعه
  • Polish: Machaczkała
  • Portuguese: Mahackala
  • Portuguese: Makhachkala
  • Portuguese: Makhatchkala
  • Romanian: Mahacikala
  • Russia Buriat: Махачкала
  • Russian: Махачкала
  • Russian: Петровск-Порт
  • Russian: Петровское
  • Scots: Makhachkala
  • Serbian: Махачкала
  • Silesian: Machaczkala
  • Sinhala: මකච්කාලා
  • Slovak: Machačkala
  • Slovenian: Mahačkala
  • South Azerbaijani: مخاچ‌قلعه
  • Spanish: Majachkala
  • Spanish: Majachkalá
  • Swahili: Mahachkala
  • Swedish: Machatjkala
  • Tabassaran: Магьачкъала
  • Tagalog: Makhachkala
  • Tajik: Махачкала
  • Tamil: மஹாச்காலா
  • Tatar: Махачкала
  • Telugu: మఖచ్కల
  • Thai: อันจีมาคัชคาลา
  • Tumbuka: Makhachkala
  • Turkish: Mahaçkale
  • Udmurt: Махачкала
  • Ukrainian: Махачкала
  • Upper Sorbian: Machačkala
  • Urdu: ماخاچکالا
  • Uzbek: Maxachqala
  • Veps: Mahačkal
  • Vietnamese: Makhachkala
  • Waray (Philippines): Makhachkala
  • Welsh: Makhachkala
  • Western Panjabi: ماکھچکالا
  • Western Panjabi: مخاچ قلعہ
  • Wu Chinese: 马哈奇卡拉
  • Yue Chinese: 馬哈奇卡拉
  • Machatsch-Kala
  • Petrovsk-Port
  • Petrovsk
  • Махачкъалэ

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