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Sakhalin, Russia

Sakhalin is one of 83 primary administrative regions in Russia with a population of approximately 497,973 people.

Facts and figures on Sakhalin at a glance

Region name: Sakhalin (Sakhalinskaya Oblast’)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 497,973 people
Country: Russia
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Sakhalin (Sakhalinskaya Oblast’) is located in the regional capital Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk) with a population of 176,484 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Sakhalin's regional capital Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk to Russia's capital Moscow (Moscow) is approximately 6,664 km (4,141 mi).

Facts and figures about Sakhalin
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Sakhalin Sakhalinskaya Oblast’497,973 peopleYuzhno-Sakhalinsk Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk176,484 people

Compare with other regions in Russia.

Map of Sakhalin

Map of Sakhalin

Information on Sakhalin

Information on Sakhalin
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Sakhalin Sakhalinskaya Oblast’Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk5RussiaEurope

Time in Sakhalin

Time in Sakhalin
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 5:30pmNoSat, 23 Jun 2018 - 5:30pmUTC +10.0Asia/Sakhalin

Geographic coordinates of Sakhalin

Latitude & Longitude of Sakhalin
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map50°00'00.0"N (50.0000000°)143°00'00.0"E (143.0000000°)

Subregions in Sakhalin

There are 5 administrative subregions in Sakhalin.
Subregions in Sakhalin
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Anivskiy Rayon Anivskiy Rayon1.---
Korsakovskiy Rayon Korsakovskiy Rayon2.---
Kurilsky District Kurilsky District3.7,500--
Nevel'skiy Rayon Nevel’skiy Rayon4.---
Yuzhno-Kurilsky District Yuzhno-Kurilsky District5.---

External sources of information on Sakhalin

Sakhalin on Wikipedia