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Sakha, Russia

Sakha is one of 83 primary administrative regions in Russia with a population of approximately 918,293 people.

Facts and figures on Sakha at a glance

Region name: Sakha (Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya))
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 918,293 people
Country: Russia
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Sakha (Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya)) is located in the regional capital Yakutsk (Yakutsk) with a population of 235,600 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Sakha's regional capital Yakutsk to Russia's capital Moscow (Moscow) is approximately 4,901 km (3,045 mi).

Facts and figures about Sakha
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Sakha Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya)918,293 peopleYakutsk Yakutsk235,600 people

Compare with other regions in Russia.

Map of Sakha

Map of Sakha

Information on Sakha

Information on Sakha
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Sakha Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya)Yakutsk Yakutsk19RussiaEurope

Time in Sakha

Time in Sakha
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 - 10:35pmNoSun, 17 Dec 2017 - 10:35pmUTC +9.0Asia/Yakutsk

Geographic coordinates of Sakha

Latitude & Longitude of Sakha
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map65°00'00.0"N (65.0000000°)130°00'00.0"E (130.0000000°)

Subregions in Sakha

There are 19 administrative subregions in Sakha.
Subregions in Sakha
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Abyysky District Abyysky District1.---
Anabarskiy Rayon Anabarskiy Rayon2.---
Eveno-Bytantaysky National District Eveno-Bytantaysky National District3.---
Momsky District Momsky District4.---
Nyurbinsky District Nyurbinsky District5.---
Olenyoksky District Olenyoksky District6.---
Olyokminsky District Olyokminsky District7.---
Oymyakonskiy District Oymyakonskiy District8.---
Srednekolymsky District Srednekolymsky District9.---
Suntarskiy District Suntarskiy District10.---
Tomponskiy District Tomponskiy District11.---
Ust'-Yanskiy Rayon Ust’-Yanskiy Rayon12.---
Ust-Aldansky District Ust-Aldansky District13.---
Verkhnekolymsky District Verkhnekolymsky District14.---
Verkhnevilyuysky District Verkhnevilyuysky District15.---
Verkhoyansky District Verkhoyansky District16.---
Vilyuysky District Vilyuysky District17.---
Yakutsk Yakutsk18.---
Zhigansky District Zhigansky District19.---

External sources of information on Sakha

Sakha on Wikipedia