Mys Shmidta

Mys Shmidta

 

an urban-type settlement; the center of Shmidtovskii Raion, Chukchi National Okrug, Magadan Oblast, RSFSR. It is located on the Chukchi Sea. A station for ionospheric research and a radiometeorological center are located in Mys Shmidta. The settlement was named in honor of O. Iu. Shmidt.

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Mys Shmidta is located on the Chukchi Sea coast above the Arctic Circle, while Ugolnye Kopi is just below the Arctic Circle on the Bering Sea.