Information About

Tapkaluk Islands

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Tapkaluk Islands on The Map

Location

71 ° 19' 1" N,
156 ° 1' 5" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

10 ft (3.05 m)

Uses

Tapkaluk Islands in Detail.

About

On the Beaufort Sea, 7 mi SE of Point Barrow and 14 mi ENE of Barrow.

History

Eskimo name recorded by Leffingwell (1919, p. 100) in 1914.

Places Near Tapkaluk Islands
Archipelagos:

Tapkaluk Islands,

Bays:

Avak Bay, Elson Lagoon, Iko Bay, Ross Bay,

Capes:

Ross Point, Scott Point,

Channels:

Ekilukruak Entrance,

Streams:

Avak Creek,