The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a lake on the east coast of Kamchatka Peninsula, west of Kronotskaia Sopka and within the Kronotskii Preserve. The lake is situated in a volcanic caldera at an elevation of 372 m; area is approximately 200 sq km.
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