Located on the Velikaya River flowing into the Lake Pskov.
57 50 N, 28 20 E
approx 200,000 (2005 est.)
The climate is temperate continental. The average January temperature is -5 С, the average July temperature is +18 C.
UTC/GMT + 3 hours
Church of Mikhail and Gavriil Archangels, Mirozhsky Monastery, the Fortress of Pskov.