The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Aldan Raion, Yakut ASSR. El’konka is situated on the Aldan Plateau, 112 km east of Aldan. Phlogopite is mined in the settlement.
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