|Oblast :||Autonomous Republic of Crimea|
|Rajon :||Bakhchysarai Raion|
|Height :||590 m|
|Area :||1 km²|
|Residents :||926 (2004)|
|Population density :||926 inhabitants per km²|
|Area code :||+380 6554|
|Geographic location :|
|Administrative structure :||1 city, 1 urban-type settlement|
|Mayor :||Dmytro Kretow|
|Address:||вул. Сімферопольска 14
98400 м. Бахчисарай
Nautschnyj (Ukrainian Научний ; Russian Научный / Nautschny ) is an urban-type in the Crimean Autonomous Republic . The settlement is located in the mountains, 10 kilometers east of the town of Bakhchysarai and 32 kilometers south of Simferopol and administratively belongs to the town of Bakhchysarai.
The settlement was officially established in 1946 around the Crimean Observatory . It has had urban-type settlement status since 1957.