Yakutia, also known as the Republic of Sakha, is located in the , and is notable for being the largest subnational governing body by area.

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is the capital city of and one of the oldest and coldest cities of .

is an Arctic town in the oblast in .


is an abandoned town in . is an abandoned town on the junction of the old and new roads on the Kolyma Highway.

The is a region in . Geographic peculiarities of the vast continental region of create extraordinarily low temperatures in certain parts of the .

is a city in . Gold mining town of about 17000 people located at the confluence of the Nera and Indigirka rivers.

is a city in . The relatively modern coal mining town of around 65 000 people was built attractively on a hill top overlooking an enormous coal mine.

The is a UNESCO World Heritage site in , .


Other Names for Yakutia

  • English: Sakha (Yakutiya) Republic
  • English: Sakha
  • Finnish: Sahan tasavalta
  • French: Iakoutie
  • French: République de Sakha
  • German: Jakutien
  • German: Sacha
  • Italian: Sacha-Jacuzia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sakha
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sakha
  • Portuguese: Iacútia
  • Russian: Республика Саха (Якутия)
  • Russian: Саха (Якутия)
  • Spanish: República de Sajá
  • Spanish: Sajá Yakutia
  • Yakut: Саха Сирэ
  • Sakha (Yakutiya)
  • Yakut A.S.S.R.
  • Yakutskaya ASSR
  • Yakutskaya Avtonomnaya Sovetskaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika
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