Kamchatka Peninsula

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Kamchatka Peninsula
полуо́стров Камча́тка
Map of Russia - Kamchatka Krai (2008-03).svg
Kamchatka Peninsula in the far east o Roushie. The pink aurie is the Kamchatka Krai which includes some o the mainland tae the north.
Location Far East
Coordinates 57°N 160°E / 57°N 160°E / 57; 160Coordinates: 57°N 160°E / 57°N 160°E / 57; 160
Aurie 270,000 km2 (100,000 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 4,750 m (15,580 ft)
Heichest point Klyuchevskaya Sopka
Federal subject Kamchatka Krai
Caipital an lairgest ceety Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
Population 322,079

The Kamchatka Peninsula (Roushie: полуо́стров Камча́тка, Poluostrov Kamchatka) is a 1,250-kilometre-lang (780 mi) peninsula in the Roushie Far East, wi an aurie o aboot 270,000 km2 (100,000 sq mi).[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Быкасов В. Е. Ошибка в географии(in Roushie) // Известия Всесоюзного Географического Общества. — 1991. — № 6. (in Russian)