Küngöy Ala-Too Range

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Kyungey Ala-Too
Kyrgyzstan Mounts Kungey Ala Too 001.jpg
Kyungey Ala-Too near Bostery village
Highest point
PeakChok-Tal Peak
Elevation4,771 m (15,653 ft)
Coordinates42°46′34″N 76°41′24″E / 42.7762°N 76.6900°E / 42.7762; 76.6900Coordinates: 42°46′34″N 76°41′24″E / 42.7762°N 76.6900°E / 42.7762; 76.6900
Dimensions
Length280 km (170 mi) E-W
Width32 km (20 mi) N-S
Naming
Etymologyin Kyrgyz and Kazakh meaning "adret mottled mountains"
Native nameКүңгөй Ала-Тоо in Kyrgyz
Geography
Kyungey Ala-Too is located in Kyrgyzstan
Kyungey Ala-Too
Kyungey Ala-Too
CountriesKyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan
State/ProvinceIssyk Kul Province

The Küngöy Ala-Too (Kyrgyz: Күңгөй Ала-Тоо, Küñgöi Ala-Too; Kazakh: Күнгей Алатау, Kúngeı Alataý), also spelled Kyungei Alatoo, Kungey Ala-Too, and Kungey Alatau, is a range in the North Tien-Shan. Its length is about 280 km and it stretches from Boom Gorge to Kegen - Karkyrin valley. The highest point of the range is Peak Chok Tal (4770 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Иссык-Куль.Нарын:Энциклопедия [Encyclopedia of Issyk-Kul and Naryn Oblast] (in Russian). Bishkek: Chief Editorial Board of Kyrgyz Encyclopedia. 1991. p. 512. ISBN 5-89750-009-6.