Wrangel Island

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Wrangel Island
Native name: о́стров Вра́нгеля
Geografie
Location Arctic Ocean
Coordinates 71°14′N 179°25′W / 71.233°N 179.417°W / 71.233; -179.417Coordinates: 71°14′N 179°25′W / 71.233°N 179.417°W / 71.233; -179.417
Aurie 7,600 km2 (2,900 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 1,096 m (3,596 ft)
Heichest point Sovetskaya Moontain
Admeenistration
Federal Destrict Far Eastren
Autonomous Okrug Chukotka
Additional information
Offeecial name Naitural Seestem o Wrangel Island Reserve
Teep Natural
Criteria ix, x
Designatit 2004 (28t session)
Reference no. 1023
State Pairty Roushie Federation
Region Asie

Wrangel Island (Roushie: о́стров Вра́нгеля) is an island in the Arctic Ocean, atween the Chukchi Sea an East Siberian Sea.