Information About

Cape Etolin

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 25' 34" N,
166 ° 9' 52" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Elevation

33 ft (10.06 m)

Uses

Cape Etolin in Detail.

About

25 mi SW of Cape Vancouver, extends into Bering Sea, off the N coast of Nunivak Island.

History

Named "M[ys] Etolina" by the Russians for Captain Adolph Karlovich Etolin, governor of the Russian American colonies, 1841-45, who, with Khromchenko, explored this area in 1821.