Evpatoriia Bay

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Evpatoriia Bay

 

an inlet of Kalamita Bay of the Black Sea, on the southwest coast of the Crimean Peninsula.

Indenting the coast a distance of 1.3 km, the bay is about 2 km wide at its mouth and reaches a depth of 10 m. The shores have sandy and shelly beaches. The city of Evpatoriia, a health resort and port, is located on the bay.

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