Sultanuizdag

Sultanuizdag

 

a massif in Kara-Kalpak ASSR, along the right bank of the Amu Darya. The Sultanuizdag has elevations to 473 m; its length exceeds 50 km, and its maximum width is 25 km. The massif comprises ridges that are composed of quartzites, gneisses, marbles, and intrusions of granodiorites. The southern and western slopes are steep; those facing the north and east are gentle. There are desert landforms.

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The president said that such strategic railway lines as Navoi - Uchquduq - Nukus - Sultanuizdag with a bridge across the Amu Darya River and Tashguzar - Boysun - Kumkurgan were constructed in Uzbekistan for the future development of the country.