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Geoglyph "Ushtogay square".

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"Nature is a slave for us powerless and silent, but sooner or later" this slave will rise up ", things are going to rise through his death, and we, the destroyers of nature, will go to wander on the dead earth with questions to heaven, but it will be too late..."

Chingiz Aitmatov.

Geoglyphs in Kazakhstan.

The geoglyph "Ushtogay square" is located in the eastern part of the Kostanay region, in the northeast of the Amangeldy region, 163 kilometers northwest of the city of Arkalyk. The geoglyph "Ushtogay square" is located in the southwestern part of the Saryadyr mountain range, which stretches in the latitudinal direction for 84 kilometers and has a maximum elevation of 290 meters above sea level.
In the southern part of the hilly Karakuduk mountains, which belong to Saryadyr, with an elevation of 197 meters above sea level, stretching from south-west to north-east for 9 kilometers and is the "Ushtogay square".
From the village of Ushtogay to the geoglyph 15 kilometers. "Ushtogay square" - is a geometric figure - a square with diagonals, presented out of 101 mounds in the form of mounds, approximately the same size. Burial mounds with a diameter of 11 to 15 meters, a height of about 1 meter.
The length of the eastern side of the square is 279 meters, the length of the western side of the square is 272.5 meters. The square is oriented diagonally to the cardinal points. Approximately at a distance of 112 meters from the northwest corner, three rings, each 19 meters in diameter, are located diagonally.

Alexander Petrov.