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Aguliuk Point

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Location

53 ° 28' 34" N,
168 ° 20' 27" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Elevation

82 ft (24.99 m)

Uses

Aguliuk Point in Detail.

About

on NW coast of Umnak I., Aleutian Islands.

History

Aleut name published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 25), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), as "Mys Agulyuk" or "Cape Agulyuk" and "Mys Chidakh" or "Cape Chidakh." According to R. H. Geoghegan, these names are from the Aleut "aguliq" meaning "sparrow-hawk" and "cidaq", meaning "young birds."