Information About

Delenia Island

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 20' 22" N,
148 ° 8' 18" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Uses

Delenia Island in Detail.

About

In Dangerous Passage, W of Chenega I. 50 mi. NE of Seward, Chugach Mts. 0.2 mile long.

History

Named in 1934 by USC & GS because the island divides the channel into nearly equal parts. The name reportedly is the Russian equivalent of "division."