Kamchatka is a 1,250-km-long 270,000 km2 peninsula in the , protruding into the northern Pacific Ocean. Kamchatka Krai is a county which also includes parts of the Russian mainland, and some small islands.

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is the capital and largest city on Kamchatka Peninsula. Photo: Eqlbin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small city of 40,000 on the Avacha RIver near , Kamchatka, most notable for hosting the only commercial airport on Kamchatka. Photo: Kamczadałka, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in Kamchatka's central region, 520km north of the capital. Photo: Yuriy kosygin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is in the Kamchatka peninsula in the . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


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