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Yuzhnoukrainsk (Ukrainian: Южноукраїнськ) is a city in Mykolaiv Oblast, Ukraine. It is incorporated as a city of oblast significance. Population: 40,348 (2015 est.)[1]

Yuzhnoukrainsk

Южноукраїнськ
South Ukraine nuclear power plant
South Ukraine nuclear power plant
Flag of Yuzhnoukrainsk
Flag
Coat of arms of Yuzhnoukrainsk
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 47°49′18″N 31°10′30″E / 47.82167°N 31.17500°E / 47.82167; 31.17500Coordinates: 47°49′18″N 31°10′30″E / 47.82167°N 31.17500°E / 47.82167; 31.17500
Country
Oblast
City council
 Ukraine
Mykolaiv Oblast
City of Yuzhnoukrainsk
Founded1976
City rights1987
Government
 • MayorJevhen Kvasnevskyj
Area
 • Total24,38 km2 (941 sq mi)
Elevation
82 m (269 ft)
Population
 (2015)[1]
 • TotalDecrease40,348
Postal code
55000
Area code(s)+380-5136
Websitehttp://yu.mk.ua/

Yuzhnoukrainsk NPP is located near the city of Yuzhnoukrainsk, approximately 350 kilometers (over 200 miles) south of the capital Kiev. This nuclear power station has three VVER-1000 reactors and a net achievement of 2,850 megawatts (MW). It is at present the second largest of the five nuclear power stations in the country.

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Yuzhnoukrainsk was founded in 1976. It's one of youngest of Ukrainian towns.

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  1. ^ a b "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (PDF) (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 1 July 2016.

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