|Obninsk is a scientific town in the Kaluga region in Russia. Located on the river Protva, in 106 km from Moscow and in 68 km from Kaluga. Is the first science city of Russia. Known the world's first nuclear power plant. The population of 104,8 thousand people, Russian 93,47%, Ukrainians of 2.22%.
Telephone codes: 7 484 39, 484 58. Postcode: 249030. Car code: 40.
the First mention of the settlements (villages Samsonov, Belkino, p'yatkyne), located on the territory of modern city dates back to 1588 year and is contained in the book scribe. In 1840 year, Belkino was bought by Colonel N.And.Obninsk. In 1956 year, the village received town status and the name Obninsk, associated with the name of the nearest railway junction Obninsk, which in turn was named for Obninsk.