Information About

Crater Bay

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 42' 7" N,
149 ° 47' 50" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Uses

Crater Bay in Detail.

About

on W coast of Harris Peninsula, 5 mi. NW of Aligo Point, 33 mi. SW of Seward, Chugach Mts. 1.8 miles long.

History

So named by the 1928 U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) field party "because of its being encircled by ridges of igneous rock."