Information About

Amak Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Amak Island on The Map

Location

55 ° 25' 6" N,
163 ° 8' 38" W

Region

Aleutians East

Length

3 mi (4.83 km)

Elevation

1578 ft (480.97 m)

Uses

Amak Island in Detail.

About

in Bering Sea, 20 mi. NW of village of Cold Bay; Bristol Bay Low. 3 miles wide,

History

Aleut name published as "O(strov) Amak" or "Amak Island", by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN). the name "burial place" from amiknaq (place of impurity).

Places Near Amak Island
Capes:

Cape Glazenap,

Islands:

Amak Island, Glen Island, Sealion Rocks,