Kuta


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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Kuta

 

a river in Irkutsk Oblast, RSFSR; a left tributary of the Lena. Length, 408 km; basin area, 12,500 sq km. It flows along the southeast outskirts of the Central Siberian Plateau. The valley is marsh-ridden and wooded. The Kuta River is fed primarily by snow. The average water discharge near the mouth is 62.4 cu m per sec. The river freezes in November and thaws in early May. The largest right tributary is the Kupa. The city of Ust’-Kut is situated at the mouth of the Kuta. There are mineral springs in the basin.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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