Talien, Bay of

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Talien, Bay of

 

a bay of the Yellow Sea located on the eastern coast of the Kuantung Peninsula. Length, 11 km; width at mouth, II km; maximum depth, 20 m. Tides occur twice a day and are 3 m high. In winter the bay is covered with a thin layer of ice. The major port of Talien is located on the Bay of Talien.

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