Information About

Okpilatok Bluff

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 46' 9" N,
166 ° 11' 17" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

407 ft (124.05 m)

Uses

Okpilatok Bluff in Detail.

About

on Chukchi Sea coast, 8 mi. S of Cape Lisburne, Arctic Slope.

History

Eskimo descriptive name reported in 1950 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to mean "red appearing" and spelled "Oak-pi-lah-took."