Helsinki is the capital, largest and most populous city in Finland. Located on the shore of the Gulf of Finland, it is the seat of the Uusimaa region in southern Finland. Approximately 0.67 million people live in the municipality, with 1.25 million in the capital region, and 1.64 million in the metropolitan area. The region is by far the most populous urban area in Finland and the country’s most important centre for politics, education, finance, culture and research. Helsinki is located 80 kilometres north of Tallinn, Estonia, 362 km north of Riga, Latvia 400 km east of Stockholm, Sweden, and 300 km west of Saint Petersburg, Russia.

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