Nagornaya (Moscow Metro)

Nagornaya (Russian: Нагорная) is a Moscow Metro station on the Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya Line dug at a depth of 9 meters, which handles about 17,200 people each day.

Nagornaya

Нагорная
Moscow Metro station
The-Nagornaya-Metro.jpg
LocationNagorny District
Southern Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°40′21″N 37°36′37″E / 55.6724°N 37.6104°E / 55.6724; 37.6104Coordinates: 55°40′21″N 37°36′37″E / 55.6724°N 37.6104°E / 55.6724; 37.6104
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#9 Serpukhovsko–Timiryazevskaya line Serpukhovsko–Timiryazevskaya line
Platforms1
Tracks2
Construction
Depth9 metres (30 ft)
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
Other information
Station code145
History
Opened8 November 1983; 38 years ago (1983-11-08)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward Altufyevo
Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya line
Location
Nagornaya is located in Moscow Metro
Nagornaya
Nagornaya
Location within Moscow Metro

DesignEdit

Between Nagornaya and Nagatinskaya stations there is a dead end spur between the tracks used for diversion of traffic in case of power failure and for technical vehicles traffic at night. Nagornaya was built according to the typical project of that times, with 26 columns in two rows at the distance 6.5 meters between columns.

ExitEdit

The exit to the city from Nagornaya is through an underground passage to the Electrolytnaya Passage and Krivoy Rog street.

 
Train arriving on the platform

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