Moscow

Since its founding in 1147, Moscow has been at the crossroads of history as the capital of empires and a frequent target for invaders. As the capital of the Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and, today, the Federation, it has played a central role in the development of the largest country in the world.
Photo: Deensel, CC BY 2.0.

Popular Destinations

The Moscow include areas from Moscow's 3rd Ring to Moscow Ring Road… Photo: OlesyaKn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Moscow Domodedovo Airport, formally "Domodedovo Mikhail Lomonosov International Airport" is an international airport located in , , Russia, 42 kilometres south-southeast from the centre of Moscow. Photo: Gzen92, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is one of the three main airports of Moscow, and the main hub of Aeroflot. Photo: A.Savin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Central Administrative Okrug, or Tsentralny Administrativny Okrug, is one of the twelve administrative okrugs of Moscow, . Photo: Ludvig14, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Theater
The is a historic theatre in Moscow, , originally designed by architect Joseph Bové, which holds ballet and opera performances. Photo: Moscowjobnet, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The , also known as the Tsarsky Kolokol, Tsar Kolokol III, or Royal Bell, is a 6.14-metre tall, 6.6-metre diameter bell on display on the grounds of the . Photo: Muns, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a , dedicated to the Soviet soldiers killed during World War II. Photo: Moscowjobnet, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Library
The is the national library of , located in Moscow. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

Moscow is in Moscow also part of Central Moscow. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Moscow is the part of Moscow that's north of the Kremlin, east of Tverskaya Street, north of Pokrova Street, the area within the Boulevard Ring, Krasnoselsky south, Meshchansky south & Tverskoy South raions… Photo: Lancrey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Moscow is in Moscow and also part of Central Moscow. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Moscow is in Moscow also part of Central Moscow. Photo: Antares 610, CC BY-SA 3.0.

are two large parts of Moscow city, that lie outside consolidated residential zone of the city, which lies within and just beyond the MKAD. Photo: Gideonmaximus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a district of of the federal city of Moscow, , located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter. Photo: Ludvig14, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Suburb
, commonly called Presnya, is a district of of the federal city of Moscow, . Photo: Ludvig14, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Suburb
is a district of of the federal city of Moscow, .

Moscow

Latitude
55.7504° or 55° 45' 1.6" north
Longitude
37.6175° or 37° 37' 3" east
Population
12,600,000
IATA airport code
MOW
United Nations Location Code
RU MOW
Elevation
144 metres (472 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1686293227
Geo­Names ID
524901
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Musku
  • Abkhazian: Москва
  • Achinese: Moskow
  • Achinese: Moskôw
  • Adyghe: Москва
  • Afar: Moskva
  • Afrikaans: Moskou
  • Akan: Moscow
  • Albanian: Moska
  • Amharic: ሞስኮ
  • Arabic: Moscow
  • Arabic: موسكو
  • Aragonese: Moscú
  • Armenian: Մոսկուա
  • Armenian: Մոսկվա
  • Arpitan: Moscou
  • Asturian: Moscú
  • Avaric: Moskva
  • Avaric: Москва
  • Awadhi: मस्को
  • Aymara: Mosku
  • Azerbaijani: Moskva
  • Bambara: Moscow
  • Bashkir: Мәскәү
  • Bashkir: Мәскәү ҡалаһы
  • Basque: Mosku
  • Bavarian: Moskau
  • Belarusian: Масква
  • Bengali: মস্কো
  • Bhojpuri: मास्को
  • Bislama: Moskow
  • Bosnian: Moskva
  • Breton: Moskov
  • Bulgarian: Москва
  • Burmese: မော်စကိုမြို့
  • Catalan: Moscou
  • Cebuano: Moscow
  • Central Bikol: Mosku
  • Central Kurdish: مۆسکۆ
  • Chamorro: Moscow
  • Chavacano: Moscow
  • Chechen: Москох
  • Chinese: Bo̍k-su-kho
  • Chinese: 莫斯科
  • Church Slavic: Москъва
  • Chuvash: Мускав
  • Cornish: Moskva
  • Corsican: Moscù
  • Crimean Tatar: Moskva
  • Crimean Tatar: Mosqu
  • Croatian: Moskva
  • Czech: Moskva
  • Czech: Москва
  • Danish: Moskva
  • Dhivehi: މޮސްކޯ
  • Dimli (individual language): Moskowa
  • Dinka: Moccow
  • Dotyali: मस्को
  • Dutch: Moskou
  • Dzongkha: མོསི་ཀོ
  • Dzongkha: མཽས་ཀོ།
  • Eastern Mari: Моско
  • Egyptian Arabic: موسكو
  • English: City of Moscow
  • English: Moscovite
  • English: Moscow, Russia
  • English: Moscow, Russian Federation
  • English: Moscow, Russian SFSR
  • English: Moscow, Soviet Union
  • English: Moscow, USSR
  • English: Moskva, Russia
  • English: Moskva
  • English: Moskva Federal City, Russia
  • English: Muscovite
  • Erzya: Москов ош
  • Esperanto: Moskvo
  • Estonian: Moskva
  • Extremaduran: Moscú
  • Faroese: Moskva
  • Fiji Hindi: Moscow
  • Fijian: Moscow
  • Finnish: Moskova
  • French: Moscou
  • Friulian: Mosche
  • Gagauz: Moskva
  • Galician: Moscova
  • Galician: مؤسکؤ
  • Gan Chinese: 莫斯科
  • Ganda: Moosko
  • Georgian: მოსკოვი
  • German: Moskau
  • Gilaki: مؤسکؤ
  • Gothic: 𐌼𐍉𐍃𐌺𐍅𐌰/Moskwa
  • Gothic: 𐌼𐍉𐍃𐌺𐍅𐌰
  • Greek: Μόσχα
  • Guarani: Mosku
  • Guianese Creole French: Moskou
  • Gujarati: મોસ્કો
  • Haitian: Moskou
  • Hakka Chinese: Mo̍k-sṳ̂-khô
  • Hausa: Mokekao
  • Hausa: Moscow
  • Hausa: Moskva
  • Hawaiian: Mokekao
  • Hebrew: מוסקבה
  • Hebrew: מוסקווה
  • Hindi: मास्को
  • Hungarian: Moszkva
  • Icelandic: Moskva
  • Ido: Moskva
  • Iloko: Moscow
  • Inari Sami: Moskova
  • Indonesian: Moskow
  • Indonesian: Moskwa
  • Ingush: Москоа
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Moscova
  • Interlingue: Moskwa
  • Inuktitut: ᒨᔅᑯ
  • Irish: Moscó
  • Italian: Mosca
  • Jamaican Creole English: Masko
  • Japanese: モスクワ
  • Javanese: Moskou
  • Javanese: Moskwa
  • Kabardian: Мэзкуу
  • Kabiyè: Mɔsɩkʊʊ
  • Kabuverdianu: Muskovu
  • Kabyle: Mosku
  • Kalaallisut: Moskva
  • Kalmyk: Москва балһсн
  • Kannada: ಮಾಸ್ಕೋ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Moskva
  • Karachay-Balkar: Москва
  • Kashmiri: مَسكؤآ
  • Kashubian: Mòskwa
  • Kazakh: Мәскеу
  • Kazakh: Мәскеу қаласы
  • Kikuyu: Moscow
  • Kirghiz: Москва
  • Komi-Permyak: Мӧсква
  • Komi: Мӧскуа
  • Kongo: Moskva
  • Korean: 모스크바
  • Kotava: Moskva
  • Kurdish: Mosko
  • Kurdish: Moskow
  • Kölsch: Moskau
  • Kölsch: Moßkou
  • Ladin: Mosca
  • Ladino: Mosku
  • Lak: Москав
  • Lao: Moscow
  • Lao: ມອດໂກ
  • Lao: ມອສໂກ
  • Latgalian: Moskova
  • Latin: Moscua
  • Latvian: Maskava
  • Lezghian: Москва
  • Ligurian: Mosca
  • Limburgan: Moskou
  • Lingala: Moskú
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Moscva
  • Literary Chinese: 莫斯科
  • Lithuanian: Maskva
  • Livvi: Moskovu
  • Lojban: Moskuas
  • Lojban: moskovas
  • Lombard: Musca
  • Low German: Moskau
  • Low German: Moskou
  • Lower Sorbian: Moskwa
  • Luxembourgish: Moskau
  • Macedo-Romanian: Moscova
  • Macedo-Romanian: Moscow
  • Macedonian: Москва
  • Maithili: मस्को
  • Malagasy: Moskva
  • Malagasy: Môsikao
  • Malay: Moscow
  • Malayalam: മോസ്കോ
  • Maltese: Moska
  • Manx: Moscow
  • Maori: Mohikau
  • Marathi: मॉस्को
  • Mazanderani: موسکو
  • Min Dong Chinese: Moskva
  • Min Nan Chinese: Bo̍k-su-kho
  • Min Nan Chinese: Moscow
  • Min Nan Chinese: Moskva
  • Minangkabau: Moskow
  • Mingrelian: მოსკოვი
  • Mirandese: Moscobo
  • Moksha: Моску
  • Mongolian: Москва
  • Moroccan Arabic: موسكو
  • Narom: Moscou
  • Nauru: Moscow
  • Neapolitan: Mosca
  • Nepali: मस्को
  • Newari: मस्को
  • Northern Frisian: Moskau
  • Northern Frisian: Moskva
  • Northern Sami: Moskva
  • Norwegian: Moskva
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Moskva
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Moskva
  • Novial: Moskva
  • Nyanja: Moscow
  • Occitan (post 1500): Moscòu
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܡܘܣܩܒܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Moscow
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Moscoƿ
  • Oriya: ମସ୍କୋ
  • Oromo: Mooskoo
  • Ossetian: Мæскуы
  • Pampanga: Moscow
  • Pampanga: Mosku
  • Panjabi: ਮਾਸਕੋ
  • Papiamento: Moskou
  • Pedi: Moscow
  • Pennsylvania German: Moscow
  • Persian: مسکو
  • Picard: Moscou
  • Piemontese: Mosca
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Moscow
  • Polish: Moskwa
  • Pontic: Μόσχα
  • Portuguese: Moscou
  • Portuguese: Moscovo
  • Pushto: مسکو
  • Quechua: Moskwa
  • Romanian: Moscova
  • Romanian: Москова
  • Romansh: Moscau
  • Rundi: Moscou
  • Russia Buriat: Москва
  • Russian: Москва (Россия)
  • Russian: Москва (город)
  • Russian: Москва, Россия
  • Russian: Москва
  • Russian: Москва Златоглавая
  • Russian: Первопрестольная
  • Russian: Порт пяти морей
  • Russian: Третий Рим
  • Rusyn: Москва
  • Samoan: Moscow
  • Samogitian: Maskva
  • Sango: Moscow
  • Sanskrit: मास्कोनगरम्
  • Santali: ᱢᱚᱥᱠᱚ
  • Sardinian: Mosca
  • Saterfriesisch: Moskau
  • Scots: Moscow
  • Scottish Gaelic: Moscobha
  • Scottish Gaelic: Mosgo
  • Serbian: Москва
  • Serbo-Croatian: Moskva
  • Shona: Moscow
  • Sicilian: Mosca
  • Sicilian: Musca
  • Silesian: Moskwa
  • Sindhi: ماسڪو
  • Sinhala: මොස්කව්
  • Slovak: Moskva
  • Slovenian: Moskva
  • Somali: Moskow
  • South Azerbaijani: موسکو
  • Southern Altai: Москва
  • Southern Sotho: Moscow
  • Spanish: Moscu
  • Spanish: Moscú
  • Sundanese: Moskwa
  • Swahili: Moscow
  • Swati: Moscow
  • Swedish: Moskva
  • Swiss German: Moskau
  • Tagalog: Moscow
  • Tagalog: Mosku
  • Tahitian: Moscou
  • Tajik: Маскав
  • Tamil: மாஸ்கோ
  • Tatar: Mäskäw
  • Tatar: Мәскәү
  • Telugu: మాస్కో
  • Tetum: Moskovu
  • Thai: มอสโก
  • Tibetan: མོ་སི་ཁོ།
  • Tigrinya: ሞስኮ
  • Tok Pisin: Mosko
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Mosekou
  • Tosk Albanian: Moskau
  • Tumbuka: Moscow
  • Turkish: Moskova
  • Turkmen: Maskwa
  • Turkmen: Moskowa
  • Turkmen: Moskwa
  • Tuvinian: Москва
  • Twi: Moskva
  • Udmurt: Муско
  • Uighur: Moskwa
  • Uighur: موسكۋا
  • Ukrainian: Москва (Росія)
  • Ukrainian: Москва (місто)
  • Ukrainian: Москва, РФ
  • Ukrainian: Москва, Росія
  • Ukrainian: Москва
  • Upper Sorbian: Moskwa
  • Urdu: ماسکو
  • Uzbek: Moskva
  • Venetian: Mosca
  • Veps: Moskv
  • Vietnamese: Mat-xcơ-va
  • Vietnamese: Matxcơva
  • Vietnamese: Moscow
  • Vietnamese: Moskva
  • Vietnamese: Mát-xcơ-va
  • Vietnamese: Mạc Tư Khoa
  • Vlaams: Moskou
  • Vlax Romani: Moscova
  • Volapük: Moskva
  • Võro: Moskva
  • Walloon: Moscou
  • Waray (Philippines): Moscow
  • Welsh: Moscfa
  • Welsh: Mosgo
  • Western Armenian: Մոսկուա
  • Western Frisian: Moskou
  • Western Mari: Москва
  • Western Panjabi: ماسکو
  • Wolof: Mosku
  • Wu Chinese: 莫斯科
  • Xhosa: Moscou
  • Yakut: Москва
  • Yiddish: מאָסקװע
  • Yiddish: מאסקווע
  • Yoruba: Mọsko
  • Yoruba: Mọ́skò
  • Yue Chinese: Moscow
  • Yue Chinese: Moskva
  • Yue Chinese: Moskvá
  • Yue Chinese: Москва
  • Yue Chinese: 莫斯科
  • Zeeuws: Moskou
  • Zhuang: Moscow
  • Zulu: IMoskwa
  • Moscohuia
  • Måssca
  • Маскау

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