Information About

Emmons Island

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 36' 5" N,
135 ° 32' 29" W

Region

Sitka

Elevation

341 ft (103.94 m)

Uses

Emmons Island in Detail.

About

in Hoonah Sound, off S coast of Chichagof I., 11 mi. SE of Chichagof, Alex. Arch.

History

Named by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) for Lieutenant George Thornton Emmons, U.S. Navy (USN), and published in 1899 on Chart 8050.

Places Near Emmons Island
Bars:

Cozian Reef, Deadman Reach, Dolph Rock, E Francis Rock, Ford Rock, Hoggatt Reefs, Midway Rock, Nixon Shoal, Wayanda Ledge,

Bays:

Baby Bear Bay, Bear Bay, Crab Bay, Deep Bay, Douglass Bay, Favorite Anchorage, Fick Cove, Goose Cove, Launch Cove, Liesnoi Shoal, Nismeni Cove, North Arm Hoonah Sound, Poison Cove, Rodman Bay, Saltery Bay, Schulze Cove, Suloia Bay, Ushk Bay,

Capes:

Point Marie, Point Sinbad, Point Siroi, Arthur Point, Duffield Peninsula, Emmons Point, Fish Point, Island Point, Middle Point, Mountain Head, Near Point, Nismeni Point, Pedersen Point, Pinta Head, Pogibshi Point, Rapids Point, Reynard Point, Rock Point, Rodgers Point, Schulze Head, Sergius Point, Shoal Point, Suloia Point, Ushk Point, White Cliff Point, Yellow Point,

Channels:

Adams Channel, Canoe Pass, Hoonah Sound, North Arm Hoonah Sound, Rose Channel, Sergins Narrows, Sergius Channel, South Arm Hoonah Sound,

Islands:

Arthur Island, Arthur Island, Bear Bay Island, Big Island, Big Rose Island, Broad Island, East Francis Rock, Elovoi Island, Emmons Island, Grasstop Rock, Hoggatt Island, Krugloi Islands, Lauf Islands, Liesnoi Island, Little Island, Little Rapids Island, Little Rose Island, Moser Island, Otstoia Island, Piper Island, Povorotni Island, Prolewy Rock, Rapids Island, Suloia Islet, Suloia Rock, Vixen Islands, W Francis Rock, West Francis Rock,

Lakes:

Lake Suloia,

Mountains:

Finger Mountain,

Parks:

Big Bear - Baby Bear State Marine Park,

Mountain Passes:

Sergius Narrows, South Arm Hoonah Sound,

Mountain Ranges:

Moore Mountains,

Rapids:

North Rapid, Southern Rapids,

Streams:

Range Creek, Rodman Creek,