* Ilha Pequena Diomedes * Diomede Village. Estreito de Bering. Diomede Islands - The big Diomede Island belongs to Russia and the small Diomede Island belongs to Alaska.

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

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)!

Big Diomede and Little Diomede Island - Wiki

Big Diomede - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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.

The Diomede Islands are a pair of islands located in the middle of the Bering Strait. They are separated by the International Date line which also marks the international border between Russia and the United States. amusingplanet.com

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

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

Little Diomede Island (USA) and Big Diomede Island or Ratmanov Island (Russia) in the Bering Sea and separated by the international date ine.

The Diomede Islands

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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.

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.

Aerial of Little Diomede Island

The icy coast of Alaska's Little Diomede Island reflects the cool lavender light of the Arctic sun. Big and Little Diomede Island are just two miles (three kilometers) apart but are owned by different countries: Russia and the United States, respectively.

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