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Anangula Island

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Location

53 ° 0' 2" N,
168 ° 54' 40" W

Region

Aleutians West (CA)

Elevation

177 ft (53.95 m)

Uses

Anangula Island in Detail.

About

In the Aleutain Islands off W coast of Umnak Island, 5 km (3.1 mi) NNW of Nikolski Bay.

History

Aleut name reported by Captain Lutke (1836, p. 299) as "Anangouliak" and by Father Veniaminov (1840, v. 1, p. 156) as "Ananulyak". This island was called 'O (strov) Anayulyakh " or "Anayulyakh Island" by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 25), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN).