Place:Moscow, Russia

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NameMoscow
Alt namesMoscow Oblast
Moscowsource: BHA, Authority file (2003-)
Moskovskaja oblast'source: Columbia Encyclopedia (1975); USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Moskovskaya Oblast'source: Getty Vocabulary Program
Moskvasource: Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) VIII, 349
Moskva Oblast'source: Times Atlas of the World (1988)
TypeHistorical Province, Oblast
Coordinates55.5°N 40.0°E
Located inRussia
Also located inTsentralny, Russia    
Contained Places
District
Stupinsky
Federal city
Moscow
Historical city
Novgorod
Historical district
Moscow
Inhabited place
Abramtsevo
Afans'yevo
Akat'yevo
Aksenovo
Aksent'yevo
Aksin'ino
Aksinjino
Akulovo
Alabino
Aladino
Alekseyevskoye
Almazovo
Alëshino
Amerevo
Andreyevka
Andreyevskoye
Aniskino
Antropovo
Antsiferovo
Aprelevka
Arkhangel'skoye
Arneyevo
Ashcherino
Ashitkovo
Astashkovo
Ateptsevo
Babenki
Bakovka
Baksheyevo
Balashikha
Balobanovo
Barabanovo
Baranovskoye
Barantsevo
Barvikha
Barybino
Barykovo
Barynino
Bashkino
Baturino
Bazarovo
Bekasovo
Beloomut
Belyaninovo
Belyy Rast
Belyye Kolodezi
Belyye Stolby
Besedy
Bespyatovo
Bezzubovo
Biserovo
Bitca
Bogatishchevo-Yepishino
Bogorodskoye
Bol'shakovo
Bol'shiye Belynichi
Bol'shoye Bun'kovo
Boltino
Bolychevo
Borisovo
Borodino
Borščovo
Botovo
Boyarkino
Bronnitsy
Bukarevo
Bulychëvo
Bunyatino
Burtsevo
Buturlino
Buzhaninovo
Buzharovo
Buzlanovo
Bykovka
Bykovo
Central'nyj
Chashnikovo
Chastsy
Chekhov
Chelobityevo
Chentsy
Chepelëvo
Cherkizovo
Chernetskoye
Chernogolovka
Chernëvo
Cherusti
Chirikovo
Chismena
Chkalovskiy
Choboty
Chorošovo
Chërnaya Gryaz'
Chërnaya
Danilovo
Danki
Davydkovo
Davydovo
Davydovskoye
Dedenevo
Dedinovo
Dedovsk
Den'kovo
Denezhnikovo
Deryuzino
Dmitrov
Dmitrovskiy Pogost
Dmitrovtsy
Dolgoprudny
Dolgoprudnyy
Domodedovo
Dorokhovo
Drakino
Drezna
Drobylëvo
Drubinino
Druzhba
Dubki
Dubna
Dubnevo
Dušonovo
Dvornikovo
Dyatlovo
Dzerzhinskiy
Egorievsk
Elektrogorsk
Elektrostal
Elektrougli
F'odorovka
F'odorovskoje
Faustovo
Fedos'ino
Fedotovo
Fenino
Firsanovka
Fosforitnyy
Fryanovo
Fryazino
Glazovo
Glebovo
Glubokoye
Glukhovo
Gol'yevo
Golitsyno
Gorenki
Gorki Vtoryye
Gorki
Gorodishche
Gorodnya
Gostilovo
Grigor'yevskoye
Grigorovo
Grishino
Gryaznovo
Gubino
Guslitsa
Gzhel'
Iglovo
Ignatovo
Igumnovo
Iksha
Iljinskij Pogost
Iljinskij
Iljinskoje
Imeni Vorovskogo
Iovlevo
Isakovo
Istra
Ivanovskoye
Ivanteyevka
Ivantsevo
Jaskino
Kablukovo
Kalinovo
Kalugino
Kamenka
Kamenskoye
Karino
Karinskoye
Karpovo
Kashira
Kaverino
Kazanskoye
Kerva
Khatun
Khimki
Khlebnikovo
Kholmy
Khonyatino
Khorlovo
Khotkovo
Khrebtovo
Kirillovka
Kitenëbo
Klad'kovo
Klement'yevo
Klimovo
Klimovsk
Klin
Klin-Bel'din
Klyaz'ma
Klënovo
Kokoshkino
Kol'chuga
Kolomna ( 1100 - )
Kolyberovo
Kolychëvo
Kolyubakino
Kommunarka
Konobeyevo
Konstantinovo
Kopylovo
Korenëvo
Korgasino
Korolev
Korolyov ( 1928 - )
Koshelëvka
Kosherovo
Kosino
Kostino
Kostrovo
Kotel'niki
Kotlyakovo
Kozhukhovo
Kozino
Kraskovo
Krasnaya Pakhra
Krasnoarmeysk
Krasnogorsk
Krasnoye
Krasnozavodsk
Krasnyy Oktyabr'
Krasnyy Tkach
Kresty
Krivcy
Kryukovo
Kubinka
Kuchino
Kudinovo
Kukarino
Kul'pino
Kulakovo
Kun'i Vyselki
Kupavna
Kurkino
Kurovo
Kurovskoye
Kurtino
Kuz'mino
Kuznechikovo
Kuznetsovo
Kuznetsy
Kvashenki
L'vovskiy
L'yalovo
Lapino
Laykovo
Leonovo
Lepeshki
Lesnoy Gorodok
Lesnyye Polyany
Letovo
Ligachevo
Likino
Likino-Dulevo
Lobnya
Loginovo
Lokhino
Lopatinskij
Lopotovo
Losino-Petrovskiy
Lotoshino
Lovtsy
Luk'yanovo
Lukashino
Lukhovitsy
Lukino
Luzhki
Lytkarino
Lyubertsy
Lyubuchany
M'akino
Maksimovo
Mal'tsevo
Malakhovka
Malaya Borshchëvka
Malaya Dubna
Malinniki
Malino
Malivo
Malyn'
Mamonovo
Mansurovo
Marchugi
Marishkino
Marjino
Marushkino
Marusino
Mayskoye
Medvežji Oz'ora
Melikhovo
Mendyukino
Merleyevo
Mery
Meshcherino
Meshcherskiy
Meshcherskoye
Michajlovskoje
Michalevo
Mikhali
Mikhaylovskoye
Mikhel'sonovskiy
Mikhnevo
Milyatino
Misailovo
Mishutino
Misirevo
Mitino
Mityakino
Molodi
Molokovo
Molzhaninovo
Monino
Monogarovo
Morščichino
Mozhaysk
Mošanicy
Muchanovo
Muchino
Muraški
Myachkovo
Mytischi
Mytishchi
Naberežnoje
Nachabino
Naro-Fominsk
Naro-Osakovo
Nasadkino
Naugol'noje
Nazarjevo
Nazimicha
Nefedjevo
Nekrasino
Nekrasovka
Nemchinovka
Nemirovo
Nepecino
Nikiforovo
Nikionovskoye
Nikitskoye
Nikol'sko-Arkhangel'skoye
Nikol'skoye
Nikol'skoye-Uryupino
Nikolo-Chovanskoje
Nikolo-Kropotki
Nikul'skoye
Nizhneye Myachkovo
Nižnije Ostrovcy
Noginsk
Novaja Mojgora
Novaja
Novgorod
Novo-Nikol'skoye
Novoaleksandrovo
Novoarchangel'skoje
Novobratcevskij
Novogorbovo
Novogrebnëvo
Novoivanovskoye
Novoje
Novokashirsk
Novokharitonovo
Novomikhaylovskoye
Novopetrovskoje
Novopodrezkovo
Novoselki
Novoye Alëkhnovo
Novozagorje
Novyj Stan
Nudol'-Šarino
Nushpol'
Oboldino
Obukhovo
Obushkovo
Odintsovo
Oktyabr'skiy
Ol'govo
Onufriyevo
Opalikha
Orekhovo-Zuyevo
Oreshki
Orlovo
Orudyevo
Oseyevskaya
Osheykino
Ostashovo
Ostrov
Ovs'annikovo
Ozereckoje
Ozery
Ozherelki
Ožerelye
Panino-Nesterovo
Pansionat
Parfentevo
Pashukovo
Pavel'tsevo
Pavlishchevo
Pavlovskaja Sloboda
Pavlovskiy Posad
Pavlovsky Posad
Pavshino
Pecherniki
Pechra-Jakovlevskaja
Pekhra-Pokrovskoye
Penkino
Penyagino
Peredel'tsy
Peredelkino
Perkhushkovo
Pervomayskiy
Peshki
Peski
Pestrikovo
Petrishchevo
Petrovo
Petrovo-Dal'neye
Petrovskoye
Pečicy
Pirochi
Pirogovskiy
Podberez'ye
Podkhozheye
Podmosh'ye
Podolsk
Podushkino
Pokrovskoye
Poluryadinki
Polushkino
Pominovo
Popovkino
Porech'ye
Pravdinskiy
Priluki
Privokzal'nyy
Proletarskiy
Protasovo
Protvino
Pushchino
Pushkino
Putilkovo
Pyatnitsa
Radonezh
Radovitsy
Rakhmanovo
Ramen'ye
Ramenskoe
Ramenskoye
Rasskazovo
Rassudovo
Rastorguyevo
Rastovtsy
Rastunovo
Ratchino
Razdory
Reshetnikovo
Reutov
Rodniki
Rogachevo
Rogovo
Romashkovo
Roshal
Rozhdestveno
Rubl'ovo
Rudnevo
Rumyantsevo
Rusavkino-Popovshchina
Ruza
Ryazanovo
S-yanovo
Saburovo
Safonovo
Salar'yëvo
Saloslovo
Saltykovka
Savvino
Schodn'a
Sel'vachevo
Sem'onovskoje
Serebryanka
Serebryanye Prudy
Sereda
Seredn'ovo
Serednikovo
Sergiyev Posad
Serkovo
Serpukhov ( 1374 - )
Severnyy
Shabanovo
Shakhovskaya
Shalikovo
Sharapovo
Shatovo
Shatura
Shaturtorf
Shchapovo
Shchelkovo
Shchemilovo
Shcherbinka
Shchurovo
Shchyolkovo
Shelkovka
Shemëtovo
Sheremet'yevskiy
Shestakovo
Shipilovo
Shkin
Shustikovo
Sin'kovo
Sit'na-Ščelkanovo
Sivkovo
Smychka
Sobolevo
Sofjino
Sofrino
Sokol'nikovo
Sokolova Pustyn'
Sokolovo
Solnechnogorsk
Solntsevo
Sosenki
Sosnovka
Spas-Zaulok
Spass
Star City
Staraya Kupavna
Staraya Ruza
Staraya Sitnya
Starbeyevo
Starnikovo
Staro-Podgorodneye
Staronikolayevo
Staryj Bol'ševik
Stepancevo
Stepanovo
Stepanovskoye
Stepanshchino
Strelkovo
Stremilovo
Stromin
Strupna
Stupino
Sudnikovo
Sukovo
Sulǧino
Sumarokovo
Suvorovo
Synkovo
Taksino
Taldom
Tarasovka
Tatarinovo
Tatiščevo
Tayninka
Taširovo
Tekstil'shchiki
Temnikovo
Tempy
Terekhovo
Teryayevo
Tiliktino
Timirëvo
Timkovo
Timonovo
Tishkovo
Titovo
Tokar'ovo
Tolstopal'tsevo
Tomilino
Topkanovo
Tr'ochsv'atskoje
Trasna
Troitskoye
Troparëvo
Trubino
Tsyurupi
Tuchkovo
Tugolesskiy Bor
Tumenskoye
Turovo
Tyut'kovo
Tësovo
Udel'naya
Ugryumovo
Ul'yanino
Uskovo
Usovo
Uspenskoye
Ust'ye
Uvarovka
Uzunovo
Valentinovka
Valujevo
Vashutino
Vasil'yevskoye
Vasiljevskoje
Vasyunino
Vatulino
Vel'yaminovo
Velikij Dvor
Verbilki
Vereya
Verigino
Verkhneye Shakhlovo
Verkhovlyan'
Vertkovo
Vertlinskoye
Veshki
Vidnoye
Vinogradovo
Vishnyaki
Vishnyakovo
Vlaskovo
Vlasovo
Vnukovo
Vokhna
Vokhrinka
Volkovo
Volodarskiy
Volokolamsk
Vorob'yëvo
Voronino
Voronki
Voronovo
Voskresenki
Voskresensk
Vostochnyy
Vostr'akovo
Vozdvizhenskoye
Vozhd' Proletariata
Vtoroye Potapovo
Vvedenskoye
Vyalki
Vysokoje
Vysokovsk
Yadromino
Yakhroma
Yam
Yamkino
Yamskaya Sloboda
Yamuga
Yaropolets
Yednevo
Yefremovskaya
Yegoryevsk
Yeremeyevo
Yermolino
Yershovo
Yerëmino
Yudinki
Yudino
Yurlovo
Yurovo
Zabolot'ye
Zabor'ye
Zagoryanskiy
Zakharkovo
Zakharovo
Zaoz'orje
Zaprudnya
Zaraysk
Zarečje
Zavorovo
Zaytsevo
Zhegalovo
Zheleznodorozhnyy
Zhelyabino
Zhestoki
Zhestylëvo
Zhilevo
Zhiroshkino
Zhukovka
Zhukovskiy
Zhukovsky
Zhulebino
Zhëmovo
Zhërnovka
Znamenskoye
Zvenigorod
Zvyagino
Zyuzino
Metropolitan area
Gorod Moskva
Unknown
Gzhel
Lukhovit︠s︡y
Mozhaĭsk
Orekhovo-Zuevo
Pavlovskiĭ Posad
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Moscow Oblast, or Podmoskovye, is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast). Its area, at , is relatively small compared to other federal subjects, but it is one of the most densely populated regions in the country and, with the population of 7,095,120 (2010 Census), is the second most populous federal subject. There is no official administrative center of Moscow Oblast; its public authorities are located in Moscow and across other locations in the oblast.

The oblast was founded in 1929. It borders Tver Oblast in the northwest, Yaroslavl Oblast in the north, Vladimir Oblast in the northeast and east, Ryazan Oblast in the southeast, Tula Oblast in the south, Kaluga Oblast in the southwest and Smolensk Oblast in the west. In the center stands the federal city of Moscow, which is a separate federal subject in its own right. The oblast is highly industrialized, with its main industrial branches being metallurgy, oil refining, and mechanical engineering, food, energy, and chemical industries.

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