Universe Guide

RUSSIAN FEDERATION




Country Fact File
ContinentAsia
CodesRU / RUS
CapitalMoscow
Population140.7 Million
CurrencyRussian Ruble
Major ReligonsRussian Orthodox (15-20%)
Land Size16,995,800 sq.miles
Water Size79,400 sq.miles
Highest PointMount Elbrus, Caucasus, 18,510ft
Space AgencyRussian Federal Space Agency
1st Man in SpaceYuri Gagarin (1961)
1st Woman in SpaceValentina Tereshkova (1963)