Shelikan

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Shelikan
Island
Shelikan is located in Magadan Oblast
Shelikan
Shelikan
Coordinates: 59°35′23″N 150°24′53″E / 59.58972°N 150.41472°E / 59.58972; 150.41472
Country Russian Federation
Federal subject Far Eastern Federal District
Oblast Magadan Oblast
Elevation[1] 274 m (899 ft)

Shelikan, also Ostrovok Shelikan, is a coastal islet in the Sea of Okhotsk near Magadan.

Geography[edit]

Shelikan is located in the Taui Bay and is separated from the continental shore by a 2.5 km wide sound. Roughly 400 ft in height, it is surrounded by shallow water.[2]

Administratively this island is part of the Magadan Oblast.[3]

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