Information About

Alaska Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Alaska Island on The Map

Location

70 ° 13' 57" N,
146 ° 33' 34" W

Region

North Slope

Part of

Maguire Islands

Length

3 mi (4.83 km)

Uses

Alaska Island in Detail.

About

on Beaufort Sea coast, in Maguire Is., 7 mi. W of Flaxman I., Arctic Plain. 3 miles long.

History

Named about 1913 by Leffingwell (1919, p. 93), After the schooner Alaska of the Canadian Arctic Expedition.