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Kuiukta Bay

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Location

56 ° 5' 53" N,
158 ° 37' 20" W

Region

Lake and Peninsula

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Kuiukta Bay in Detail.

About

on S coast of Alaska Peninsula, 24 mi. SW of Chignik; Aleutian Range. 5 miles wide.

History

Aleut name published as "Z(aliv) Kuiukta," or "Kuiukta Bay," by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24) and as "Kuiukta Bay (Dorai Bay)" in U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) Alaska Coast Pilot (1947, V. 2, p. 291).