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Yaghmelngak Mountain

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Location

63 ° 30' 53" N,
171 ° 25' 54" W

Region

Nome (CA)

Uses

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About

One of the peaks of the Poovoot Range, 11.5 mi NE of Boxer Bay and 13 mi SE of Bngyat Point, in the W part of Saint Lawrence Island.

History

Eskimo name meaning "the lowest one," according to Orth in 1965. The name was reported in 1949 by Major H. B. Allen, U.S. Air Force (USAF).