City

Country

Location

Population

Moscow

Russia

55 46' N, 37 40' E

9.0 million

Novosibirsk

Russia

55 02' N, 82 55' E

1.4 million

St. Petersburg

Russia

59 56' N, 30 16' E

5.0 million

Tashkent

Uzbekistan

41 20' N, 69 18' E

2.5 million

Omsk

Russia

55 00' N, 73 24' E

1.2 million

Irkutsk

Russia

52 16' N, 104 20' E

0.7 million

Petropavlovsk

Russia

53 01' N, 158 39' E

0.3 million

Table 1. ASTER FSU Urban Monitoring Targets.