Information About

Aiktak Island

Quick Facts

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Location

54 ° 11' 1" N,
164 ° 49' 41" W

Region

Aleutians East

Length

1.3 mi (2.09 km)

Elevation

459 ft (139.9 m)

Uses

Aiktak Island in Detail.

About

in Krenitzin Islands., 38 mi. E of Akutan, Fox Islands., Aleutian Islands. 1.3 miles long.

History

Aleut name transcribed by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 26), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN) as Ostrov Aikhtak. R. H. Geoghegan suggests that this name is aikhaq, meaning travel or going on a voyage.