Kaktovik

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  • Location: 70 ° 7' 55" N, 143 ° 37' 26" W
  • Region: North Slope
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  • Elevation: 26 ft (7.92 m)

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population 120, on coast of Beaufort Sea, on N coast of Barter I., Arctic Plain.

History
According to Leffingwell (1919, p. 93), this Eskimo name, which he spells "Kaktoavik," applies to Barter I. The village takes its name from the Eskimo name of the island.

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