Information About

Alokut Point

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 52' 30" N,
166 ° 12' 20" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

636 ft (193.85 m)

Uses

Alokut Point in Detail.

About

on Chukchi Sea coast, 0.8 mi. S of Cape Lisburne, Arctic Slope

History

Eskimo name reported to mean jaw by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in 1950; spelled Ak-loe-gook. Its present spelling was reported in 1955 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.