Amur Bay

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Amur Bay

 

an inland bay near the northwestern shore of Petr Velikii Bay (on the Sea of Japan). It is about 65 km long and 9–20 km wide and reaches a depth of up to 20 m. The Amur Bay freezes over in winter. The port and city of Vladivostok adjoin the bay.

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