Information About

Cape Kigun

Quick Facts

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Location

52 ° 1' 26" N,
175 ° 20' 45" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Uses

Cape Kigun in Detail.

About

W tip of Atka I.; Aleutian Islands.

History

name published as "M(ys) Kigun," "Cape Kigun," by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 27), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), possibly from the Aleut "Kiguk" or "Qiguq," meaning "diver" or "grebe," a species of duck.