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The Stanovoi Range (Russian: Станово́й хребе́т), also spelled as Stanovoy Range (in Chinese, 外兴安岭 Outer Khingan Range), is a mountain range located in southeastern parts of the Russian Far East. About 725 km long, it runs generally east-west from the Olekma River to the Mayar River, close to the Sea of Okhotsk, and delimits the watersheds of the Lena and Amur Rivers. Its highest point is Mount Skalisty at 2,482 m (8,143 ft). Khingan may refer to: Greater Khingan Lesser Khingan This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... The Himalaya as seen from the International Space Station A mountain range is a group of mountains bordered by lowlands or separated from other mountain ranges by passes or rivers. ... Far Eastern Federal District (highlighted in red) Russian Far East (Russian: Д́альний Вост́ок Росс́ии; English transliteration: Dalny Vostok Rossii) is an informal term that refers to the Russian part of the Far East, i. ... The Olyokma River or Olekma River is a tributary of the Lena in eastern Siberia. ... Map of the Sea of Okhotsk. ... The Lena River (Russian: Ле́на) in Siberia is the 10th longest river in the world and has the 9th largest watershed. ... The Amur (Russian: Амур) (Simplified Chinese: 黑龙江; Traditional Chinese: 黑龍江; Hēilóng Jiāng, literally meaning Black Dragon River) (Mongolian: Хара-Мурэн, Khara-Muren or Black River) (Manchu: Sahaliyan Ula, literal meaning Black...


This mountain range's alps were created by plate tectonics, and low temperatures created the snow. There are many glaciers, which are the main souce of the Lena River. Bridge across the Álfagjá rift valley in southwest Iceland, the boundary of the Eurasian and North American continental tectonic plates. ...


Although almost entirely uninhabited, the range is significant in history as the treaty definition of the border between Russia and China, in the Nerchinsk Treaty (1689). Nerchinsk Treaty was the first treaty between Russia and China. ... Events Louis XIV of France passed the Code Noir, allowing the full use of slaves in the French colonies. ...


The Yablonoi Mountains may be considered a southwestern extension of the Stavonoi. The Yablonoi Mountains or Yablonovyy Mountains are a mountain range in Siberia. ...


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Stanovoi Range - Academic Kids (139 words)
The Stanovoi Range (Russian: Станово́й хребе́т;), also spelled as Stanovoy Range, is a mountain range located in southeastern parts of the Russian Far East.
Although almost entirely uninhabited, the range is significant in history as the treaty definition of the border between Russia and China, in the Nerchinsk Treaty (1689).
The Yablonoi Mountains may be considered a southwestern extension of the Stavonoi.
Peakware Site Map: All Ranges - Peakware World Mountain Encyclcopedia (52 words)
Peakware Site Map: All Ranges - Peakware World Mountain Encyclcopedia
The following is a list of all ranges and regions, as well as subranges and subregions, organized by continent.
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