Information About

Marmot Bay

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 2' 9" N,
152 ° 20' 55" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Uses

Marmot Bay in Detail.

About

Extends east from Whale Island, between Afognak and Kodiak Islands. (AK-T1)

History

Translation by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) of the name "zzaliv Yevvashichey", derived from an early name for Marmot Island, published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 22), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN). Captain Cook (1785, vol 2,p404), RN, called it "Whitsuntide Bay" in 1778 (?). See Izhut Bay. (AK-T1)