Cape Dezhnev(redirected from Cape Dezhnyov)
Cape Dezhnev(dĕzh`nəf, Russ. dyāsh`nyəf) or
East Cape,northeasternmost point of Asia, Russian Far East, on Chukchi Peninsula and on the Bering Strait. It is named after Semyon Dezhnev, the Russian navigator who explored it in 1648.
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