Naukan

Naukan, is a deserted Yupik village on , Russia. Prior to 1958, it was the easternmost settlement in the Eurasian continent. This distinction is now held by the Russian village in the .

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Monument
is situated 550 metres north of Naukan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Naukan

Latitude
66.0147° or 66° 0' 52.9" north
Longitude
-169.7141° or 169° 42' 50.9" west
Geo­Names ID
4031610

Also Known As

  • Bulgarian: Наукан
  • Chinese: 纳乌坎
  • Dutch: Naoekan
  • Dutch: Naukan
  • French: Naoukan
  • Russian: Метеорологической Станция Наукан
  • Russian: Наукан
  • South Azerbaijani: ناوکان، روسیه
  • Ukrainian: Наукан (село)
  • Meteorologicheskoy Stantsiya Naukan

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