Amak Island

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 55 ° 25' 6" N, 163 ° 8' 38" W
  • Region: Aleutians East
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  • Length: 3 mi (4.83 km)
  • Elevation: 1578 ft (480.97 m)

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About
in Bering Sea, 20 mi. NW of village of Cold Bay; Bristol Bay Low. 3 miles wide,

History
Aleut name published as "O(strov) Amak" or "Amak Island", by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN). the name "burial place" from amiknaq (place of impurity).

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