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Where is Pripyat Ukraine?

What does Pripyat stand for?

  • Pripyat or Prypiat (/ˈpriːpjət, ˈprɪp-/ PREE-pyət, PRIP-yət; Ukrainian: При́п'ять, romanized: Pryp"jat', IPA: [ˈprɪpjɐtʲ]; Russian: При́пять, romanized: Prípjat') is a ghost city in northern Ukraine, near the Ukraine–Belarus border.

How safe is Pripyat?

  • Pripyat is also supervised by Ukraine's Ministry of Emergencies, which manages activities for the entire Chernobyl Exclusion Zone . Access to Pripyat, unlike cities of military importance, was not restricted before the disaster, as the Soviet Union deemed nuclear power stations safer than other types of power plants.

What are the coordinates of Prypyat?

  • Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 51.406681, 30.046425. Pripyat or Pryp’yat (При́п’ять in Ukraine) is an abandoned ghost town located near Ukraine–Belarus border, in northern Ukraine.