The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Ust’-Maia Raion, Yakut ASSR. Ynykchanskii is located 176 km east of the settlement of Ust’-Maia and 471 km southeast of Yakutsk. Gold is mined in the vicinity.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.