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 (ō-kŏtsk′, ə-KHôtsk′), Sea of
An arm of the northwest Pacific Ocean west of the Kamchatka Peninsula and Kuril Islands. It is connected with the Sea of Japan by narrow straits.
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(ˈəʊkɒtsk; Russian aˈɔxtsk)
(Placename) Sea of Okhotsk part of the NW Pacific, surrounded by the Kamchatka Peninsula, the Kurile Islands, Sakhalin Island, and the E coast of Siberia. Area: 1 589 840 sq km (613 838 sq miles)
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Sea of, an arm of the N Pacific enclosed by the Kamchatka Peninsula, the Kurile Islands, Sakhalin, and the Russian Federation in Asia.
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His first tribute to it, the great act of his conversion, was his extraordinary existence in the endless forests of the Okhotsk Province, with the loose end of the chain wound about his waist.
The missiles are aimed at increasing Russia's defense capabilities in the Sea of Okhotsk, where a nuclear weapon stronghold is located against any U.S. aggression.
One is the surface Okhotsk high associated with a blocking high over East Siberia (Figs.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A strike group of the Pacific Fleet warships headed by the Varyag guided-missile cruiser worked out cooperation with two units of small corvette anti-submarine warfare ships in the Sea of Okhotsk as part of the Vostok-2018 exercise, the Russian Defense Ministry told journalists on Friday.
There will be manoeuvres in the Sea of Okhotsk, which borders Russia and Japan, and in the northern Pacific, he said.
Petersburg on the long and arduous journey to Okhotsk on the Sea of Okhotsk, and ultimately to the village of Ushki near the mouth of the Kamchatka River on the east side of the Kamchatka Peninsula.
The Sea of Okhotsk (Zonn & Kostianoy 2009) is a marginal sea on the eastern shelf of the Eurasian continent (Fig.
Gazprom has recently discovered a new gas condensate field in the Sakhalin-3 licence area (Okhotsk Sea), a new structure called South Lunskaya.
She concluded, "Conventional onshore production will remain the main source of Russian crude and gas over the forecast period, with smaller contributions made by shelf projects in the Caspian, Pechora, and Okhotsk seas."
TOKYO - Powerful typhoon Mindulle was downgraded to an extratropical cyclone over the Sea of Okhotsk on Tuesday after killing one person and injuring 62 others in Japan.
In particular, the two were interested in development of the Koryakia-1, Koryakia-2 and Magadan-1, Magadan-2 and Magadan-3 areas under the Sea of Okhotsk and the Bering Sea.