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Russia - Location Northern Asia (that part west of the Urals is included with Europe), bordering the Arctic Ocean, between Europe and the North Pacific Ocean
Area - Total 17,075,200 sq km
Area - Land 16,995,800 sq km
Area - Water 79,400 sq km
Geographic Coordinates 60 00 N, 100 00 E
Coastline 37,653 km
Elevation Highest Gora El'brus 5,633 m
Elevation Lowest Caspian Sea -28 m
Birth rate 9.63 births/1,000 population (2004 est.)
Death rate 15.17 deaths/1,000 population (2004 est.)
Life expectancy - Male 59.91 years
Life expectancy - Female 73.27 years (2004 est.)
Languages Russian, other
Independence 24 August 1991 (from Soviet Union)
Flag Description three equal horizontal bands of white (top), blue, and red
Internet Code .ru; Russia also has responsibility for a legacy domain ".su" that was allocated to the Soviet Union, and whose legal status and ownership are contested by the Russian Government, ICANN, and several Russian commercial entities
Airports 2,609 (2003 est.)
Bordering Countries Azerbaijan, China, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Kazakhstan, North Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Norway
Records Russia is the largest country in the world (17 095 000 Km2)
Deepest lake in the world = Bacal (1680 m).
Largest lake in the world = Caspian Sea (380 000 Km2).
2nd largest lake in Europe = Ladoga (18 000 Km2).
Highest mountain in Europe = Elbrouz (Caucasus ; 5642 m).
5th longest river in the world = Ob (5400 km).
Lowest recorded temperature in Europe = -68C / -90F (Oimekon, 1933-Feb.06).
Most populous urban agglomeration in Europe = Moscow (population = 13 M).

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