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Tskhinvali

city in South Ossetia

Tskhinvali is the capital city of South Ossetia.

Tskhinvali

ცხინვალი  (Georgian)
Цхинвал(и)  (Ossetian)
Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali is located in South Ossetia
Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali
Location of Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali is located in Shida Kartli
Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali (Shida Kartli)
Tskhinvali is located in Georgia
Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali
Tskhinvali (Georgia)
Coordinates: 42°14′0″N 43°58′0″E / 42.23333°N 43.96667°E / 42.23333; 43.96667
CountrySouth Ossetia (de facto)
Georgia (de jure)[1]
Established1398
Area
 • Total7.4 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
Elevation
860 m (2,820 ft)
Population
 • Total30,000
 • Density4,100/km2 (10,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+3 (Moscow time)
ClimateCfb

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  1. South Ossetia's status is disputed. It considers itself to be an independent state, but this is recognised by only a few other countries. The Georgian government and most of the world's other states consider South Ossetia de jure a part of Georgia's territory.