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Russia, officially the Russian Federation, is a country in Eurasia. With 17.125.200 square kilometers, Russia is the largest country in the world by area. It covers more than one-eighth of the world's inhabited land area and the ninth most densely populated country with more than 144 million inhabitants (as of December 2017), except Crimea. In the western, European part of the country live about 77% of the population. Russia's capital Moscow is one of the largest cities in the world; Other major cities are Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod. Russia spans all of North Asia and much of Eastern Europe, encompassing eleven time zones and encompassing a variety of environments and land forms. From northwest to southeast Russia borders on land borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and North Korea.