Information About

Swedania Point

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Swedania Point on The Map

Location

55 ° 28' 33" N,
160 ° 31' 52" W

Region

Aleutians East

Elevation

92 ft (28.04 m)

Uses

Swedania Point in Detail.

About

SW entrance point to Stepovak Bay near SW end of Alaska Peninsula, Aleutian Range

History

Name shown as "Point Swedania" on a U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) chart published in 1882; "M(ys) Svidaniya" is shown on a Russian Hydrographic Dept. chart published in 1847, possibly derived from the Russian expression "do svidaniy" meaning "till we meet again."