Khapcheranga

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Khapcheranga

 

an urban-type settlement in Kyra Raion, Chita Oblast, RSFSR. Khapcheranga is located on the Tyrin River, a tributary of the Onon, on the eastern slopes of the Onon Mountains. It is situated 318 km southwest of the Darasun railroad station on the Trans-Siberian Railroad. Tin is mined.

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