Aradan Range

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Aradan Range

 

a mountain range in the Western Saian, in Krasnoiarsk Krai, RSFSR. Located in the basin of the Kazyrsuk River (a right tributary of the Enisei). Length, about 60 km; elevations to 2,456 m. The range is composed of metamorphic shales, sandstones, and granites. Mountain taiga predominates on the slopes.

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