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Alayev Destination Guide

Touring Alayev in Russia.

Alayev in the region of Volgograd is located in Russia - some 528 mi (or 850 km) South-East of Moscow, the country's capital city.

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Time in Alayev is now 04:50 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Volgograd" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Volgograd, Peschanka, Tary, Tambov, Saratov or Zavarygin. Being here already, consider visiting Kuznetsov, Krasnodonskiy, Baybayev, Alayev and Kachalino. We also found some pictures.






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Interesting facts about this location

Ilovlya River

Ilovlya is a river in Saratov and Volgograd Oblasts of Russia. It is a left tributary of the Don River, and is 358 km long, with a drainage basin of 9250 km². The average discharge is 9,6 m³/s. The river is frozen over from December to March. In earlier times there were a portage here, between the watersheds of the Volga and Don Rivers.

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Located at 49.2, 44.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Don basin, Rivers of Saratov Oblast, Rivers of Volgograd Oblast

Redan

Redan (a French word for "projection", "salient") is a term related to fortifications. It is a work in a V-shaped salient angle toward an expected attack. It can be made from earthworks or other material. The redan developed from the lunette, originally a half-moon-shaped outwork; with shorter flanks it became a redan. The Russians used redans on their left at the Battle of Borodino against Napoleon.

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Located at 49.2, 44.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Fortification (architectural elements)