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Midnight sun at the Chaunskaya bay, Pevek
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A view of Chaunskaya bay area from the town of Pevek at a summer night (around 1:30AM local time, 26.07.2010). Shot from the roof of an inhabited block house. Islands Ayon and Routan, mount Peekiney and Shelagsky range are in the distance. In the strait you can see the Taimyr nuclear icebreaker and the Indiga petrol tanker.
Copyright: D. Kuznetsov
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Uploaded: 03/04/2011
Updated: 17/10/2014
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Tags: town; nature; bay; roof; pevek; chukotka; midnight sun
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