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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a river in Khanty-Mansi National Okrug, Tiumen’ Oblast, RSFSR; a left tributary of the Ob’ River. Length, 342 km; basin area, 6,860 sq km. The river flows through the Vasiugan’e. The KuPegan winds a great deal. It is fed from a mixture of sources, predominately snow.

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