The Eastern Arctic Seas Encyclopedia

2016 Edition
| Editors: Igor S. Zonn, Andrey G. Kostianoy, Aleksandr V. Semenov

Chukotka Nose

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24237-8_137

Chukotka Nose – the archaic name of the northeastern tip of the Chukchi Peninsula and the entire Asian continent. In 1898 it was renamed Cape Dezhnev.

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