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NULEVOY KILOMETR (Kilometre Zero)
Russia

Nulevoy kilometr (Kilometre Zero) is an origin point of city maps coordinates of Stavropol. kilometr is located near Kazanskii kathedral temple.

Copyright: Petr Pletnyakov
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14000x7000
Taken: 13/11/2010
Uploaded: 26/11/2010
Updated: 20/08/2014
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Tags: Ставрополь; Крепостная; горка; нулевой; километр
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