Location

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Area: 337,030 sq km 
Population: 5,180,000
Capital: Helsinki
Ruled by Sweden from the 12th to the 19th centuries and by Russia from 1809 to 1917.
Independence 1917 
Member of the European Union.

City of Helsinki
Geographic coordinates:  
60 10' N and  24 57' E
Total area 686 sq.km
Sea 500 sq.km
Land 186 sq.km
Shoreline (mainland) 98 km
Islands 315
Total population in the Helsinki Region 1,200,000

 

 

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