Zelenogorsk viewed from South East
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In real life Zelenogorsk is a "Closed City" in Krasnoyarsk Krai, as well as a suburb of Saint Petersburg both in Russia.
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 DayZ Info
Zombies can often congregate in large numbers around the perimeter of Zelenogorsk however once inside the city, the infestation can be light. Furthermore, a convenience store can be found right at the southern entrance which makes it safer to get to. There is also a parking lot which often has repairable Vehicles. This area can be a great source of food, water (fountain to the east) and other supplies but also dangerous due to its proximity to the coast. There is also a barn within close proximity to the SE of the supermarket.
Zelenogorsk is also a former Finnish town called "Terijoki". Finland relinquished it to Soviet Union in 1940 as part of a peace treaty at the end of the Winter War.