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Saranzhih Destination Guide

Delve into Saranzhih in Russia

Saranzhih in the region of Astrakhan is located in Russia - some 642 mi or ( 1034 km ) South-East of Moscow , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Saranzhih

Local time in Saranzhih is now 08:26 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Volgograd " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Volgograd, Verkhniy Baskunchak, Sredniy Baskunchak, Saratov, and Nizhniy Baskunchak. While being here, you might want to check out Volgograd . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Saranzhih ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Lake Baskunchak

Lake Baskunchak is a salt lake of 115 km² in Astrakhan Oblast, Russia, located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:48|10|N|46|53|E||| | |name= }}, about 270 km north of the Caspian Sea, and 53 km east of the Volga. Since 1997 the area is strictly protected as nature reserve. The surface elevation of the lake is 21 m below sea level. It is fed by a river that draws from an area of 11,000 km². The salinity of the lake is about 300 g/l.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 48.17 46.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Endorheic lakes, Geography of Astrakhan Oblast, Lakes of Russia, Saline lakes