Big Diomede Island, Russia Overview
Big Diomede Island is located about 45 km (28 mi) southeast of Cape Dezhnev on the Chukchi Peninsula and is Russia’s easternmost point. The coordinates are 65°46′52″N 169°03′25″WCoordinates: 65°46′52″N 169°03′25″W. The rocky tuya-type island has an area of about 29 km2 (11 sq mi) The International Date Line is about 1.3 km (0.81 mi) east of the island.
Big Diomede Island is an island among the Diomede Islands in the middle of the Bering Strait. The island is a part of the Chukotsky District of the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug of Russia.
Detailed Map of Big Diomede Island, Russia
Top Videos for Cruise Destination Big Diomede Island, Russia–Created by BoostVacations.com Staff
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CNN Visits The Diomede Islands
Broadcast September 30, 2008. Gary Tuchman reports.
Going Up Top on Little Diomede Island
Going Up Top on Little Diomede Island Music by the Great Lake Swimmers Song: "Pulling on a Line" Used with permission -- check the band out at www.greatlakeswimmers.com -- They are awesome!
Little Diomede Island
Little Diomede Island (far west US community) has temporary fix air plane run way on sea ice between March and April. Runway build between Big Diomede (Russia) and Little Diomede (US) (only two miles away!!). also crossing International Date Line here!
Our Alaska: Little Diomede Island
Visit Little Diomede, the one place in Alaska where you really can see Russia from your porch.
NA-150 Little Diomede KL7RRC helicopter flight
Ratmanova island and Little Diomede video by Yuri N3QQ during KL7RRC/p operation July 2012 Notice at 4:38 when helicopter lands on L. Diomede you can't see Ratmanova island (Big Diomede). Distance is 2.5 miles. Thanks to Lenny WA7LA for provided IC7000 and buddypole!
Little Diomede Island: How We Get Mail
This is how we get mail. 🙂 "A Letter always seemed to me like Immortality, for is it not the Mind alone without corporeal Friend?" - Emily Dickinson
Landing sea ice at Little Diomede Island
University of Alaska Fairbanks Permafrost outreach network team (Kenji &Kaji, Dave as Pilot) landing at Little Diomede community (April 6, 2011).
The village of Little Diomede, Alaska.
Landing at Little Diomede Island, Alaska
Coming in for a landing at the helipad at Diomede.
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