Capital - city Magas.
Borders with North Osetia on West, with Chechnya on East, and on South with Georgia (with border of Mtskheta-Mtianeti).
Founded at 4th June 1992.
Ingushetia is the smallest region of Russia by square (apart from federal cities of Russia - Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Sevastopol).
Geography EditIngushetia is located on Northern hills of foothill of Great Caucasian Ridge (in its central part) and on its adjoining small ridges - Tersky, Sunzhensky and Rocky. Extension: from North to South - 144 km, from West to East - 72 km.
ReliefEditIn northern districts relief is steppe, in southern - mountain, from ridges, divided by valleys and ravines. In northern districts is located a part of Sunzhensk and Alkhantchursk valleys, in central districts - valleys of rivers Sunzha and Assa, southern part of the republic is taken by Caucasian mountains. The highest point - Mount Shani (4500 m). Extension of Caucasian Mountains - 150 km.
Ingushetia is in Moscow Time time zone (UTC +4:00).