Nigtun Lake

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 68 ° 13' 22.772" N, 156 ° 52' 50.504" W
  • Region: North Slope
  • Uses:
  • Length: 1.5 mi (2.41 km)
  • Elevation: 1624 ft (495 m)


in Howard Pass, Brooks Range

Eskimo name obtained at Noatak by Orth in 1956, meaning "drill" or "bit" (niogtun). See Tukuto Lake.



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