The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Ust’-Maia Raion, Yakut ASSR, located in the extreme southeast of the republic. Population, 1,900 (1968). Industry consists of gold mining and the repair of mining equipment.
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