The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a peninsula in Asia, located northeast of the Kamchatka Peninsula. Projecting 70 km into the Bering Sea, it is washed on its western shores by the Oliutorka Gulf. The peninsula rises to an elevation of 933 m.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.