Republic of Abkhazia
This UK-DMC2 image, acquired 01 April 2013, shows the Republic of Abkhazia. Abkhazia is located in the north-western part of the Transcaucasia and on the eastern coast of the Black Sea.
On the north and north-east Abkhazia borders with Krasnodar Territory and the Republic of Karachayevo-Cherkessia. On the south-east and south - with Georgia.
Sukhumi Bay can be seen in the lower left part of the image, which is where Sukhumi town is located. An ancient town, the ancient Greeks also lived there in the 6th Century B.C.
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