Moscow Peak

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Moscow Peak

 

the highest point in the Peter the First Range in the northwest Pamir, Tadzhik SSR. Elevation, 6, 785 m. The Gando, Sagran, and Fortambek glaciers originate on the slopes. The peak was first ascended in 1956 (the western ridge) by Soviet mountain climbers led by D. Oboladze.

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