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Point Amargura

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55 ° 27' 10.001" N,
133 ° 21' 33.001" W


Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Nearest City



13 ft (3.96 m)

Point Amargura in Detail.


S tip of San Fernando I., Alex. Arch.;


Name given by Francisco Antonio Maurelle as "Punta de la Amargura", meaning "point of bitterness", "either May 21, 1779, when he first anchored there or May 27, when he returned to the same point. He was obliged to remain in the bay west of the point until the 30th, hence, perhaps the name" (wagner, 1937, p. 372).

Places Near Point Amargura

Alberto Islands, Arrecife Islands, Blanquizal Islands,


Witness Rocks,


Alberto Reef, Balandra Shoal, Ballena Island Shoal, Curacao Reef, Fern Reef, Fish Egg Reef, Klawock Reef, Labandera Rock, Larzatita Island Reef, Parida Island Reef, Rana Reef, Saint Ignace Rock, San Christoval Rock, Sucia Ledge,


Port San Antonio, Port Asumcion, Port Caldera, Port Dolores, Port Estrella, Port Mayoral, Port Refugio, Port Santa Cruz, Adrian Cove, Aguada Cove, Aguirre Bay, Bucareli Bay, Garcia Cove, Gulf of Esquibel, Indiada Cove, Nagasay Cove, San Alberto Bay, Shinaku Inlet,


Point Marabilla, Point Maria, Point Miliflores, Point Polocano, Point Providence, Point Quemada, Point Remedios, Point Rosary, Point Saint Thomas, Point Caponeta, Point San Jose, Point San Leonardo, Point San Pasqual, Point San Rafael, Point San Roque, Point Santa Gertrudis, Point Santa Lucia, Point Santa Rosa, Point Santa Rosalia, Point Aguirre, Point Alonzo, Point Amargura, Point Animas, Point Arboleda, Point Arucenas, Point Barrigon, Point Batan, Point Bocas, Point Cangrejo, Point Capones, Point Caracol, Point Cocos, Point Cosinas, Point Cruz, Point Cuerbo, Point Delgada, Point Espada, Point Eugenia, Point Falfan, Point Fula, Point Garcia, Point Gorda, Point Ildefonso, Point Iphigenia, Point Isleta, Point Lomas, Agueda Point, Arrecife Point, Arrecite Point, Blanquizal Point, Bobs Point, Canal Point, Cape Cambon, Cape Empinado, Cape Flores, Diamond Point, Eagle Point, Entrance Point, Fern Point, Palisade Point, Pepper Point, Punishment Point, Punta de los Almos, Punta Gorda, Punta Maria Antonia, Punta Noriega, Punta Palmito, Reef Point, Point San Antonio, Silvester Point, Snail Point, Sword Point, Tranquil Point, Triste Point, Point Verde,


Cruz Pass, Launch Passage, Meares Passage, Paloma Pass, Port Real Marina, Portillo Channel, San Christoval Channel, Ulloa Channel, Ursua Channel,




Waterfall Dam,


Abbess Island, Abrejo Rocks, Alargate Rocks, Animas Island, Arboles Island, Balandra Island, Ballena Islands, Bibora Island, Bush Islets, Cabras Islands, Caracol Island, Catalina Island, Clam Island, Cole Island, Coposo Island, Craig Island, Cristina Island, Cruz Islands, Culebra Islands, Esquibel Island, Fish Egg Island, Garcia Island, Hermagos Islands, Hermanos Islands, Indiada Island, Isla Buen Ayre, Isleta, Joe Island, Larzatita Island, Lulu Island, Marabilla Island, Meares Island, Muerta Island, Palisade Island, Parida Island, Phillips Rock, Piedras Island, Pigeon Island, Pine Island, Quitasueno Rock, Ridge Island, Rosary Island, Saint Ignace Island, Saint Philip Island, San Adrian Island, San Clemente Island, San Fernando Island, San Francisco Island, San Juan Bautista Island, San Juanito Island, Santa Lucia Island, Santa Rita Island, Shaft Rock, Sola Rock, Sombrero Island, Suemez Island, Triste Island, Tuft Rock, Ubi Island, Ulloa Island, Verde Island, Wadleigh Island, Wadleigh Rock, The Witnesses,


Waterfall Reservoir,


Bautista Peak, Fawn Mountain, Pimenta Mountain,


Rio de la Aguada,


Arroyo Blanco, Shinaku Creek,