Sviatoi Nos

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Sviatoi Nos


the name of several capes in the Arctic Ocean:

(1) In the southern part of the Laptev Sea (Yakut ASSR), at the entrance to the Laptev Strait.

(2) On the Timan Coast of the Barents Sea (Arkhangel’sk Oblast, RSFSR).

(3) On the Kola Peninsula on the Barents Sea, between the Terskii and Murmansk coasts.

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