Chelyuskin, Cape
geographical name headland Russia in Asia on Taymyr Peninsula; northernmost point of Asian mainland, at 77°35′N, 105°E

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  • Chelyuskin,Cape — Che·lyus·kin (chĕl yo͞oʹskĭn, chĭ lyo͞oʹ ), Cape A cape of north central Russia on the Taymyr Peninsula. It is the northernmost point of Asia. * * * …   Universalium

  • CHELYUSKIN, CAPE —    in Siberia, the most northerly point in the Eastern hemisphere …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Cape Chelyuskin — ( ru. мыс Челюскина) is the northernmost point of the Eurasian continent, and the northermost point of mainland Russia. It is situated at the tip of the Taymyr Peninsula, south of Severnaya Zemlya archipelago, in Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Cape Serdtse-Kamen — ( ru. мыс Сердце Камень, literally translated as Cape Heart Stone ) is a headland on the northeastern coast of Chukotka, Russian Federation. It is located about 30 km to the east of the Neskynpil gyn Lagoon. Cape Serdtse Kamen is a geographic… …   Wikipedia

  • Chelyuskin — or Cheliuskin may refer to one of the following. Semion Chelyuskin SS Chelyuskin, a 1933 Soviet ship named after Semion Chelyuskin; crushed and sunk in pack in 1933 Cape Chelyuskin This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the… …   Wikipedia

  • Chelyuskin steamship — Chelyuskin ( ru. «Челюскин») was a Soviet steamship reinforced to navigate polar ice that became ice bound in Arctic waters during navigation along the Northern Maritime Route from Murmansk to Vladivostok. The expedition s task was to determine… …   Wikipedia

  • Chelyuskin — [chel yoos′kin] Cape northernmost point of Asia, on the Taimyr Peninsula, Siberia …   English World dictionary

  • Chelyuskin — /chel yoos kin/; Russ. /chyi lyoohs kyin/, n. Cape, a cape in the Russian Federation in Asia: the northernmost point of the Asia mainland. * * * …   Universalium

  • Chelyuskin — Chel•yus•kin [[t]tʃɛlˈyʊs kɪn[/t]] n. geg Cape, a cape in the N Russian Federation in Asia, on the Taimyr Peninsula: the northernmost point of the Asia mainland …   From formal English to slang

  • Chelyuskin — /tʃɪˈljuskən/ (say chi lyoohskuhn) noun Cape, a cape in Russia in northern Siberia; the northernmost point of Asia …   Australian English dictionary

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