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Where is Karaganda?

Elena Melnichenko
Elena Melnichenko
April 8, 2015
Where is Karaganda?

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Probably many people know the city called Karaganda. But not everyone knows where Karaganda is. In fact, this city is located not in Russia, but in Kazakhstan. It is believed that Karaganda is the center of the same name region with developed industry and industry.

The geographical location of Karaganda

According to its geographical location, the city is located in the most central part of the country. Karaganda region is located in the center of the Eurasian continent. Karaganda is a big enough city and takes the fourth place in the square afterKaragandaAstana, Almaty and Shymkent.

The city itself, with an area of ​​550 square kilometers, is divided into two districts, one called Oktyabrsky and the other named after. Kazybek bi.

Due to the special geographical location and sharply continental climate, the city has cool winters and hot, but moderate summers.

The emergence of the city

Interestingly, Karaganda has not an ancient history. It is believed that as early as the 19th century, there were pastures on the site of today's city, where shepherds grazed cattle.But then coal was found there, and miners from all over the country and from abroad began to come here.


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