About Russia By Luke Libel

The capital of Russia is Moscow, which is the biggest city in the country of Russia.

Yenisei River is the largest (longest) river in Russia, as it stretches over 3442 miles, and is also the largest river connecting to the Atlantic Ocean.

Mount Elbrus is the highest mountain in Russia and in Europe, and the tenth most prominent peak in the world. A dormant volcano, Elbrus forms part of the Caucasus Mountains in Southern Russia, near the border with Georgia.

Ural Mountains, Caucasus Mountains, Altai Mountains, Stanovoy Range, Sayan Mountain, Verkhoyansk Range, Chersky Range, Dzhugdzhur Mountains, Sikhote-Alin, Khibiny Mountains, Kuray Mountains, Greater Caucasus, Yablonoi Mountains, Baikal Mountains, Putorana Plateau, Sredinny Range, Tannu-Ola mountains, Byrranga Mountains, Chamar-Daban, Kuznetsk Alatau, Saylyugem Mountains, Kodar Mountains, Barguzin Range, Taganay, Kondyor Massif, Zyuratkul National Park, Suntar-Khayata Range, Lovozero Massif, Zhiguli Mountains, Abakan Range, Salair Ridge, Koryak Mountains, Aluchin Horst, Winston Churchill Range.

The Pacific Ocean, The Atlantic, The Greenland Sea, The Labrador Sea, and The Arctic Ocean are nearest to Russia.

The total population at this minute 146 396 188, but we will never really know exact population at the very second or minute.

Lake Baikal, Russia. So large that it is often mistaken for a sea, Russia's Lake Baikal is the deepest and oldest lake in the world, and the largest freshwater lake.

There are no active volcanoes but there is a volcanoe, Elbrus Volcanoe.

61.5240° N, 105.3188° E are the exact coordinates of where Russia is located on a map.

Russia is located in the northern part of Eurasia. And is surrounded by 14 different countries.

The climate in Russia is having very very hot summers, and very very cold winters.

In Russia the most frequent natural disasters are earthquakes, landslides, hurricanes, forest fires, and floods.

GDP growth‎: ‎0.7% (2014), -3.7% (2016), -0.6% (2016e), 1.5% (2017f)‎

GDP rank‎: ‎12th‎ (‎nominal‎) / ‎6th‎ (‎PPP‎) (2015)‎

GDP per capita‎: ‎$8,000 (2016) (‎nominal‎); $24,000 (2016) (‎PPP‎)‎

GDP by sector‎: ‎Agriculture: 4%, Industry: 36.3%, Services: 59.7% (2014 est.)‎

The life expectancy in Russia for both male and female is about 83 years.

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