Russian Far East

The Far Eastern Federal District or Far Eastern Russia is the easternmost part of or unofficial edge of the world, comprising a third of the country's land area, with 6.3 million inhabitants.

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, also known as the Republic of Sakha, is located in the Russian Far East, and is notable for being the world's largest subnational governing body by area. Photo: Punkne, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region in the Russian Far East, which borders to the west, to the north, and to the extreme southwest. Photo: Neux-Neux, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region in the Russian Far East, which borders to the west… Photo: Andshel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region in the Russian Far East and is the northeasternmost region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


, formerly known as Karafuto to the Japanese, is a large and very sparsely populated island which was the center of a long power struggle between /USSR and for control of its large oil and gas resources. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region in the Russian Far East roughly the size of with less than 1% Japan's population. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region in Russian Far East. It borders and in the northeast, in the southwest, and in the west and north. Photo: Nastoshka, CC BY 2.5.

is a 1,250-km-long 270,000 km2 peninsula in the Russian Far East, protruding into the northern Pacific Ocean. Photo: Aysa t, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a region in the Russian Far East, which borders to the west, to the north, and to the south. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The , are a chain of islands in the Russian Far East, located directly to the north of , , east of and southwest of . Photo: 221.20, Public domain.

is a federal subject of comprising the island of and the in the Russian Far East. Photo: Contributor21022018, CC0.

The is a mountain range in and , extending about 900 km to the northeast of the Russian Pacific seaport of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Russian Far East

Latitude of center
65.5° or 65° 30' north
Longitude of center
147.4° or 147° 24' east

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Russiese Verre-Ooste
  • Afrikaans: Russiese Verre Ooste
  • Arabic: الشرق الأقصى الروسي
  • Armenian: Ռուսաստանի Հեռավոր արևելք
  • Asturian: Estremu Oriente rusu
  • Belarusian: Далёкі Ўсход Расеі
  • Belarusian: Далёкі Усход Расіі
  • Bengali: রাশিয়ার সুদূর পূর্ব
  • Breton: Reter-Pellañ Rusia
  • Bulgarian: Далечен Изток на Русия
  • Catalan: Extrem Orient Rus
  • Central Kurdish: ڕۆژھەڵاتی دووری ڕووسیا
  • Chinese: 俄罗斯远东地区
  • Chinese: 俄羅斯的遠東地區
  • Chinese: 俄羅斯遠東地區
  • Chinese: 远东
  • Chuvash: Раççейĕн Инçет Тухăçĕ
  • Croatian: Daleki istok Rusije
  • Czech: Ruský Dálný východ
  • Danish: Russisk fjernøsten
  • Dutch: Oost-Rusland
  • Dutch: Russische Verre Oosten
  • English: Far Eastern Siberia
  • Esperanto: Rusia Fora Oriento
  • Finnish: Venäjän kaukoitä
  • French: Extrême-Orient russe
  • German: Ferner Osten
  • German: Russisch-Fernost
  • Greek: Ρωσική Άπω Ανατολή
  • Hebrew: המזרח הרחוק הרוסי
  • Hebrew: המחוז הפדרלי של המזרח הרחוק
  • Indonesian: Timur Jauh Rusia
  • Italian: Russia orientale
  • Japanese: 極東ロシア
  • Japanese: 英語版
  • Korean: 러시아 극동
  • Latin: Oriens Extremus Russiae
  • Lithuanian: Rusijos Tolimieji Rytai
  • Malay: Timur Jauh Rusia
  • Mongolian: Оросын Алс Дорнод
  • Norwegian: Russlands fjerne østen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Russlands fjerne østen
  • Persian: خاور دور روسیه
  • Polish: Rosyjski Daleki Wschód
  • Portuguese: Extremo Oriental
  • Portuguese: Extremo Oriente Russo
  • Romanian: Orientul Îndepărtat Rus
  • Russian: Дальний Восток
  • Russian: Дальний Восток России
  • Serbian: Руски далеки исток
  • Serbo-Croatian: Daleki istok Rusije
  • Spanish: Extremo Oriente ruso
  • Swedish: Ryska Fjärran Östern
  • Turkish: Uzak Doğu Rusyası
  • Ukrainian: Далекий Схід Росії
  • Urdu: روسی مشرق بعید
  • Vietnamese: Viễn Đông Nga
  • Western Panjabi: روسی مشرق بعید
  • Kaukoidän Venäjä
  • Venäjän Kaukoitä
  • Viễn đông Nga

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