Information About

Shakun Islets

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 34' 12" N,
153 ° 42' 56" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Uses

Shakun Islets in Detail.

About

group extends in Shelikof Strait, on NE coast of Alaska Peninsula, in Katmai National Monument, 7 mi. NE of Cape Chiniak and 49 mi. NE of Mount Katmai, Aleutian Range

History

Name derived from Shakun Rock; published by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) as Shakun Islands in 1943.

Places Near Shakun Islets
Archipelagos:

Shakun Islets,

Bays:

Swikshak Bay, Swikshak Lagoon,

Capes:

Cape Chiniak,

Islands:

Kiukpalik Island, Shakun Rock,

Mountains:

Fourpeaked Mountain,

Rivers:

Big River, Swikshak River,

Cities:

Kaguyak (historical),