Moravian-Silesian Region

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Moravian-Silesian Region

Moravskoslezský kraj
Undermined church in Karviná
Undermined church in Karviná
Flag of Moravian-Silesian Region
Flag
Coat of arms of Moravian-Silesian Region
Coat of arms
Location of Moravian-Silesian Region
CountryCzech Republic
CapitalOstrava
Area
 • Total5,426.83 km2 (2,095.31 sq mi)
Highest elevation
1,491 m (4,892 ft)
Population
 (2019-01-01[1])
 • Total1,203,299
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166-2CZ-MO
Licence plateT
Websitewww.msk.cz

The Moravian-Silesian Region is an administrative unit (kraj) of the Czech Republic. The capital city is Ostrava.

Administrative division[change | change source]

The Moravian-Silesian Region is divided into 6 districts, in which are 300 municipalities:

Moravia-Silesia districts.png
Districts of Moravia-Silesia Region
  Bruntál
  Frýdek-Místek
  Karviná
  Nový Jičín
  Opava
  Ostrava City

References[change | change source]

  1. "Population of municipalities of the Czech republic". Czech Statistical Office. Retrieved 2019-04-30.

Coordinates: 49°46′48″N 18°1′48″E / 49.78000°N 18.03000°E / 49.78000; 18.03000