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Yakutsk
Yakutsk is the capital city of the Sakha Republic, Russia, located about 450 kilometers south of the Arctic Circle. Population: 269,486.
Yakutsk is a major port on the Lena River. It is served by Yakutsk Airport as well as the smaller Magan Airport. It is a major supplier of diamonds.

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History
Yakutsk was founded as an ostrog (fort) by Pyotr Beketov in 1632. In 1639, it became the center of a voyevodstvo. The voivode of Yakutsk quickly became the most important Russian official in the region and directed expansion to the east and south. Yakutsk did not grow into a city until the discovery of large reserves of gold and other minerals in the 1880s and 1890s. These reserves were developed extensively during industrialization under Stalin. The rapid growth of forced labor camps in Siberia was also a major factor encouraging Yakutsk's development.

Climate

With an extreme subarctic climate Yakutsk has the coldest winter temperatures for any city, though not for any inhabited place, on Earth. Average monthly temperatures range from +19 °C (66 °F) in July to −40 °C (−40 °F) in January, and only Norilsk has a lower mean annual temperature for any settlement of over 10,000. The coldest temperatures ever recorded on the planet outside Antarctica occurred in the basin of the Yana River to the northeast of Yakutsk. Although winters are long and extremely cold, summers are warm (though rather short), with daily maximum temperatures occasionally exceeding +32 °C (90 °F), making the seasonal temperature differences for the region among the greatest in the world. As the biggest city built on continuous permafrost, most houses in Yakutsk are built on concrete piles.
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The climate is quite dry, with maximum precipitation occurring in the summer months, due to the intense Siberian High forming around the very cold continental air during the winter. Even during the summer, precipitation is not heavy since the moist southeasterly winds from the Pacific Ocean lose their moisture over the coastal mountains well before reaching the Lena valley.


Creative unions:

Sakha Academic Theater of PA Oyunskogo
State Academic Russian Drama Theatre. Pushkin
State Opera and Ballet of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) to them. DK-Sivtseva Suoruna Omollona
State Theatre stage of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
State Theatre of humor and satire of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
National Dance Theatre of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) to them. SA Zverev, Kyyl Uola
circus
Circus of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

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Museums:

Joint History and Culture Museum of Northern Peoples. EM Yaroslavsky
National Art Museum of Sakha (Yakutia)


Khomus Museum, dedicated to harp music
Numismatic Museum at State University. MK Ammosova
Literary Museum. PA Oyunskogo

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The Mammoth kid

Mammoth Museum
House-Museum "History of political exile in Yakutia"
Museum of Archaeology, Ethnography and Higher Education
Museum of Communications History of Yakutia


Restaurant

Antalya, Bon Appetite, Borodino, Van, The Great Wal, Diamond Park, The Dragon, Duets, Outpost, Irbis, Kakadu ,The Crown, Liner, Lena s tobly , Margarita,The Bear, Ontario, Ortho Doydu, Beijing, Beer House ,Plasma, North Star ,Sandals,The Seventh Heaven ,Old Town, Taj Mahal, Tamerlane, Three Mammoth, Tygyn Darkhan, The Admiral,Frigate, Chochur Muran, Ytyk Khaya


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