Taymyr Peninsula

peninsula

The Taymyr Peninsula (Russian: Полуостров Таймыр, Таймырский полуостров) is a peninsula in the Far North of Russia.

Taymyr Peninsula
Полуостров Таймыр
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Location of the Taymyr Peninsula.
Geography
LocationFar North
Coordinates74°N 98°E / 74°N 98°E / 74; 98Coordinates: 74°N 98°E / 74°N 98°E / 74; 98
Adjacent bodies of water
Area400,000 km2 (150,000 sq mi)
Length1,050 km (652 mi)
Width520 km (323 mi)
Highest elevation1,125 m (3691 ft)
Highest pointByrranga Mountains
Administration
Federal subjectKrasnoyarsk Krai