Information About

Nuka Bay

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Location

59 ° 24' 52" N,
150 ° 30' 58" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Uses

Nuka Bay in Detail.

About

on E coast of Kenai Peninsula, 40 mi. E of Seldovia, Chugach Mts.

History

Eskimo name published by Lieutenant Sarichev (1826, map 5) as Guba Nuka or Nuka Bay; derived from nukaq which refers to a young bull caribou.