Kolyma Mountains
or Kolima Mountains geographical name mountain range Russia in Asia in NE Khabarovsk Territory parallel to coast of Penzhinskaya Bay

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Kolyma River — River, northeastern Siberia, eastern Russia. Rising in the Kolyma Mountains and emptying in the East Siberian Sea, it is 1,323 mi (2,129 km) long. It is navigable upstream to Verkhne Kolymsk but is ice free only from June to September. Under… …   Universalium

  • Kolyma — or Kolima geographical name river 1110 miles (1786 kilometers) NE Russia in Asia flowing from Kolyma Mountains NE into East Siberian Sea …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Kolyma Upland — ▪ mountains, Russia Russian  Kolymskoye Nagorye,         mountain tract in northeastern Siberia, Russia. It lies along the northeastern shores of the Sea of Okhotsk, which it separates from the extensive Kolyma Lowland that drains northward to… …   Universalium

  • Kolyma River — Infobox River river name = Kolyma River caption = Debin through the morning mist over the Kolyma River, 8 September 2004 origin = mouth = East Siberian Sea basin countries = Russia length = 2,129 km elevation = discharge = 3,800 m³/s (near mouth) …   Wikipedia

  • Kolima Mountains — geographical name see Kolyma Mountains …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • KolymaMountains — Kolyma Mountains A range of northeast Russia extending about 1,126 km (700 mi) north and south to the east of the Kolyma River and roughly parallel to the coast of Siberia. * * * …   Universalium

  • arctic — arctically, adv. /ahrk tik/ or, esp. for 7, /ahr tik/, adj. 1. (often cap.) of, pertaining to, or located at or near the North Pole: the arctic region. 2. coming from the North Pole or the arctic region: an arctic wind. 3. characteristic of the… …   Universalium

  • Asia — /ay zheuh, ay sheuh/, n. a continent bounded by Europe and the Arctic, Pacific, and Indian oceans. 2,896,700,000; ab. 16,000,000 sq. mi. (41,440,000 sq. km). * * * I Largest continent on Earth. It is bounded by the Arctic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean …   Universalium

  • Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… …   Universalium

  • Chersky Range — ▪ mountains, Russia Russian  Khrebet Cherskogo         range running northwest to southeast through the Sakha republic and Magadan oblast (province), Russia. The range, extending more than 900 miles (1,500 km), forms a part of the extensive… …   Universalium

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