Information About

Ekilukruak Entrance

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Ekilukruak Entrance on The Map

Location

71 ° 13' 44" N,
155 ° 52' 33" W

Region

North Slope

Uses

Ekilukruak Entrance in Detail.

About

on Beaufort Sea coast, between Cooper I. and the Tapkaluk Is., 20 mi. W of Barrow, Arctic Plain.

History

Eskimo name recorded at Barrow in 1951 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), and is reported to mean "wide, rough inlet."

Places Near Ekilukruak Entrance
Archipelagos:

Plover Islands, Tapkaluk Islands,

Bays:

Avak Bay, Iko Bay, Ross Bay,

Capes:

Ross Point, Scott Point, Tulageak Point,

Channels:

Ekilukruak Entrance,

Cliffs:

Kachiksuk Bluffs,

Islands:

Cooper Island,

Lakes:

Reindeer Lake,

Streams:

Avak Creek,