Vrangelya


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Vrangelya,

island, Russia: see Wrangel IslandWrangel Island
or Wrangell Island
, Rus. Ostrov Vrangelya, island, 1,740 sq mi (4,507 sq km), in the Arctic Ocean, between the East Siberian Sea and the Chukchi Sea, off NE Russia. It is separated from the mainland by Long Strait.
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Key words: August Petermann, history, exploration, Arctic Ocean, open polar sea, Gulf Stream, extension of Greenland, Ostrov Vrangelya (Wrangel Island)