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Ostrovnoy (English)
Островной (Russian)
—  Inhabited locality  —
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View of Ostrovnoy
Map of Russia - Murmansk Oblast (2008-03).svg
Location of Murmansk Oblast on the map of Russia
Ostrovnoy is located in Murmansk Oblast
Location of Ostrovnoy on the map of Murmansk Oblast
Coordinates: 68°03′N 39°30′E / 68.05°N 39.5°E / 68.05; 39.5Coordinates: 68°03′N 39°30′E / 68.05°N 39.5°E / 68.05; 39.5
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Coat of arms
Administrative status
Country Russia
Federal subject Murmansk Oblast
In administrative jurisdiction of Murmansk Oblast
Municipal status
Municipal Status Urban okrug
Mayor Vera Mikhailovna Rozdina
Statistics
Population (2002 Census) 4,240 inhabitants[1]
Time zone MSK/MSD (UTC+3/+4)
Founded 1981
Postal code(s) 184640
Dialing code(s) +7 +7 81558

Ostrovnoy (Russian: Островно́й), also known as Murmansk-140 (Му́рманск-140), is a closed town in Murmansk Oblast, Russia. Population: 4,800 (2005 est.); 5,032 (2002 Census).[2]

The first Naval base was established here in 1915. There is no rail link to Ostrovnoy and the settlement is reachable by coastal ship, helicopter or small plane in winter.

References

  1. ^ Федеральная служба государственной статистики (Federal State Statistics Service) (2004-05-21). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек (Population of Russia, its federal districts, federal subjects, districts, urban localities, rural localities—administrative centers, and rural localities with population of over 3,000)" (in Russian). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002). Federal State Statistics Service. http://perepis2002.ru/ct/html/TOM_01_04_1.htm. Retrieved 2009-08-19.  
  2. ^ Федеральная служба государственной статистики (Federal State Statistics Service) (2004-05-21). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек (Population of Russia, its federal districts, federal subjects, districts, urban localities, rural localities—administrative centers, and rural localities with population of over 3,000)" (in Russian). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002). Federal State Statistics Service. http://www.perepis2002.ru/ct/doc/1_TOM_01_04.xls. Retrieved 2008-07-25.  
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