Greater Caucasus

Greater Caucasus is the major mountain range of the . The range stretches for about 1,200 kilometres from west-northwest to east-southeast, between the Taman Peninsula of the to the Absheron Peninsula of the : from the Western Caucasus in the vicinity of on the northeastern shore of the Black Sea and reaching nearly to on the Caspian.

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Mount Elbrus is a dormant volcano in the in , near the border with Georgia. is situated 1 km north of Greater Caucasus. Photo: Jason Blue-Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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