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Maryina Horka

Maryna Horka / Marina Gorka
Мар'іна Горка / Марьина Горка

Monument of Maria - symbol of Mar`ina Horka

Seal
Maryina Horka
Maryina Horka
Maryina Horka

Coordinates: 53°30′25.92″N 28°09′07.92″E / 53.5072000°N 28.1522000°E / 53.5072000; 28.1522000

Country
Voblast
Raion
 Belarus
Minsk Voblast
 Pukhavichy Raion
Founded 1222
Area
 • Total 8.2 km2 (3.2 sq mi)
Elevation 169 m (554 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 21,446
 • Density 2,600/km2 (6,800/sq mi)
  [1]
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 222811
Area code(s) +375 1713
License plate 5
Website

Maryina Horka (Belarusian: Мар'іна Горка, Russian: Марьина Горка, Maryina Gorka) is a town in Minsk Voblast, Belarus, the capital of the Pukhavichy Raion. As of 2009 its population was 22,500.[2]

History

The town was first mentioned in 1222 and received its town (Город, Gorod) status in 1955.

Geography

Maryina Horka is located 60 km (37.28 mi) south of Minsk. It is traversed by the M5 highway, between Minsk and Babruysk.

See also

References

External links

  • (Russian) Maryina Horka official website

Coordinates: 53°30′25.92″N 28°09′07.92″E / 53.5072000°N 28.1522000°E / 53.5072000; 28.1522000

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