Big Diomede and Little Diomede Island - Wiki

Big Diomede and Little Diomede Island - Wiki

Diomede Islands, Bering Straight #amazing

Diomede Islands, Bering Straight #amazing

The one place I really want to visit. Bering Strait, Little Diomede (US) and Big Diomede (RU), 2 km and 24h apart

Diomede Islands - Wiki the time in Big Diomede (USSR) is 23 hours AHEAD of the time in Little Diomede (US)!

Bering Strait North; Little Diomede Island (16190-1) by NOAA

Bering Strait North; Little Diomede Island (16190-1) by NOAA

Little Diomede Island (US, left) and Big Diomede Island (Russia, right).

Little Diomede Island (Alaska USA, left) and Big Diomede Island (Russia, right).

The Diomede Islands are located on either side of the USA-Russia border.

The Diomede Islands are located in Russia and Alaska. Only 2 miles apart. Big Diomede Island is in Russia and the small Diomede Island is in Alaska.

The Diomede Islands – just 2.5 miles apart – are on either side of the USA-Russia border. The Big Diomede Island is a part of Russia while the little one is a part of the American state of Alaska. The most interesting part is that the border coincides with the International Date Line, so when Americans look across to the neighbouring island, they’re not only looking into another country, they’re looking into tomorrow.

The Diomede Islands – just 2.5 miles apart – are on either side of the USA-Russia border. The Big Diomede Island is a part of Russia while the little one is a part of the American state of Alaska. The most interesting part is that the border coincides with the International Date Line, so when Americans look across to the neighbouring island, they’re not only looking into another country, they’re looking into tomorrow.

Satellite image of Bering Strait. Cape Dezhnev, Russia is on the left, the two Diomede Islands are in the middle, and Cape Prince of Wales, Alaska is on the right.

The Bering Strait separates the Seward Peninsula of Alaska to the east and Chukotskiy Poluostrov of Siberia to the west. The boundary between the US and Russia lies between the Big and Little Diomede Islands, visible in the middle of the photo here.

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The Diomede Islands are a pair of rocky islands located in the middle of the Bering Strait between mainland Alaska and Siberia.

The Diomede Islands - Worlds Apart - Russia and Alaska and only 2 1/2 miles apart.

Older photograph of Big Diomede from Little Diomede village

The Diomede Islands are 4 kms (2.4-ish miles) apart in the middle of the Bering Strait between Alaska and Russia. The Big Diomede is in Russia and Little D belongs to Alaska.

United States (Right) and Russian (Left). Diomede Islands are located on both sides of the border between Russia and the United States. Despite the fact that the Russian island is only km from American, he is ahead of him on the 21 hour time.

Little Diomede and Big Diomede islands....where the USA and Russia meet  along the International Date Line.

Little Diomede and Big Diomede islands.where the USA and Russia meet along the International Date Line.

Little Diomede Island, Alaska. Just a little East of Russia.

Diomede Islands - The big Diomede Island belongs to Russia and the small Diomede Island belongs to Alaska.

n Inuit doll, probably Diomede Island, United States of America  There is a seemingly infinite variety of Inuit dolls, most of which were designed for young girls to play with. Occasionally a shaman would create a doll from wood or ivory in order to help a childless couple, who would take care of the doll in the hope that it would come to life in the woman's womb. Without any information on the history of the piece's collection, the significance of this doll remains unknown.

n Inuit doll, probably Diomede Island, United States of America There is a…

Bering Island | Alaska . Bering Strait , Little Diomede Island , Little Diomede ...Bering Sea near Russia, Russia and Arctic Ocean.

Buy or license direct from the photographer this stunning image of : Alaska . Bering Strait , Little Diomede Island , Little Diomede Village .

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