Information About

Cosmos Cove

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 14' 38" N,
134 ° 51' 27" W

Region

Sitka

Elevation

59 ft (17.98 m)

Uses

Cosmos Cove in Detail.

About

10.5 mi. N of Baranof, on NE coast of Baranof I., Alex. Arch. 0.3 mile wide.

History

Named in 1895 by Lieutenant Commander E. K. Moore, U.S. Navy (USN), for the steam launch Cosmos of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) steamer Patterson, which aided in the exploration of this region.