The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Chaunskii Raion, Chukchi National Okrug, Magadan Oblast, RSFSR. It is situated in the spurs of the Shelagskii Range, 100 km east of the port of Pevek. There is tin mining.
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