Circular region in Kazakhstan

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    There is a perfectly circular zone in Kazakhstan, part of the Admin 0 – Countries shape files, that as far as I can tell contains nothing in particular. Please can someone explain it, my client is asking and now i’m intrigued too. Is it a copy protection thing?




    I’ve found the answer to my own question, its the Baikonur Cosmodrome, which is leased to russia:



    Yep, you got it! If you’re looking for Kaz. without the Baikonur, check out the Sovereignty areas instead (but likely just patch that single country as everything else will shift).

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