Information About

Wedge Point

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Wedge Point on The Map

Location

51 ° 41' 50" N,
176 ° 55' 44" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Elevation

13 ft (3.96 m)

Uses

Wedge Point in Detail.

About

on SW coast of Adak I., Aleutian Islands.

History

Name given by Lieutenant William Gibson, U.S. Navy (USN), commander of the schooner Fenimore Cooper, during the North Pacific Exploring Expedition in 1855.

Places Near Wedge Point
Areas:

Qawam-tanangis,

Bars:

Chaxchim-gutikix, North Spit, South Spit,

Bays:

Bay of Islands, Bay of Waterfalls, Beverley Cove, Cataract Bight, Chapel Cove, Chaxchim-qakuudguu, Expedition Harbor, False Bay, Fisherman Cove, Gannet Cove, Middle Arm Three Arm Bay, North Arm Three Arm Bay, Qadanax, Qaluugix Hiliixsax, Ringgold Sound, Shagak Bay, South Arm Three Arm Bay, Three Arm Bay, Trappers Cove, Ulugukizax, Ulugux, Unalga Bight, Waygignax, Weed Bight, Westway Bight,

Capes:

Argonne Point, Beverley Point, Cape Kagigikak, Cape Yakak, Careful Point, Central Point, Cliff Point, Fox Point, Hook Point, Kelp Point, Lake Point, Low Point, Low Point, Middle Point, Naga Point, Range Point, Sachem Head, Shoal Point, Split Point, Turret Point, Vincennes Point, Wedge Cape, Wedge Point, Yakak Peninsula,

Channels:

Adak Strait, Argonne Channel, Hell Gate,

Cliffs:

Kunalisxux, Round Head,

Dams:

Lake Demarie Dam,

Islands:

Argonne Island, Black Island, Cascade Rock, Channel Islands, Cormorant Island, Dora Island, Eaglet Rocks, Eddy Island, Green Island, Ina Island, Large Rock, McCulloch Rock, Middle Rock, North Island, North Rocks, Plum Island, Plum Island Rocks, Pulpit Rocks, Red Rock, Ringgold Island, Sachem Head, Sea Parrot Island, South Island, South Rocks, Staten Island, The Three Sisters, Tungluqas, Whirlpool Rock,

Lakes:

Chidaglix Hanii, Lake Constant, Hatchet Lake, Qukingis Hanii, Lake Ringgold,

Mountains:

Mount Reed, Split Top, Mount Vincennes,

Rapids:

The Race,

Ridges:

Kanaton Ridge,

Cities:

Husxa (historical),

Waterfalls:

White Falls,