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Chisinau, Municipiul Chişinău, Moldova

Alternative Names:Chisinau, Chişinău, Chișinău, KIV, Kischinew, Kiscinev, Kishinef, Kishinehu, Kishinev, Kishiniv, Kishinjov, Kishinëv, Kisinaou, Kisinev, Kisineva, Kisinevo, Kisiniovas, Kisinjev, Kisinov, Kisinyov, Kisyneu, Kiszyniow, Kiszyniów, Kiŝinevo, Kişinev, Kišiniovas, Kišinjev, Kišiněv, Kišiņeva, Kišiňov, cisina'u, cisinau, ji xi ne wu, kishinau, kisineou, kyshynaw, qysynb, qysynyʼww, qʻsʻnʻww, Κισινάου, Κισιναου, Кишинев, Кишинэу, Кишинёв, Кишињев, Кішынёў, Կիշինյով, קישינאו, קישינב, קישיניאוו, קעשענעוו, كيشيناو, चिशिनाउ, चिशिनौ, კიშინიოვი, ኪሺንው, キシナウ, 基希讷乌, 키시너우
Type:Capital of a political entity Region:Moldova
Region:Municipiul Chişinău, Moldova
Latitude:47° 0' 20" N
Longitude:28° 51' 27" E
Lat/Long (dec):47.00556,28.8575
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Population:635,994 (2017)
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Nearby features from

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Staţia de Cale Ferată ChişinăuRailroad station47° 0' 41" N28° 51' 39" E0.7km (0.4 miles)
Edem HotelHotel47° 0' 39" N28° 51' 6" E0.7km (0.5 miles)
Chisinau Locomotive DepotRailroad yard47° 0' 29" N28° 52' 2" E0.8km (0.5 miles)
The Maturana Test ResortHotel47° 0' 46" N28° 51' 37" E0.8km (0.5 miles)
CentruSection of populated place47° 0' 0" N28° 52' 0" E0.9km (0.6 miles)
CosmosHotel47° 0' 50" N28° 51' 10" E1.0km (0.6 miles)
Manhattan Hotel & RestaurantHotel47° 0' 43" N28° 50' 40" E1.2km (0.8 miles)
Manhattan Hotel and ResidenceHotel47° 0' 43" N28° 50' 40" E1.2km (0.8 miles)
ManhattanHotel47° 0' 43" N28° 50' 40" E1.2km (0.8 miles)
Villa Arus HotelHotel47° 0' 58" N28° 51' 10" E1.2km (0.8 miles)

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Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Moldova, Chişinău147.
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