Information About

Matushka Island

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 36' 49" N,
149 ° 37' 38" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Elevation

262 ft (79.86 m)

Uses

Matushka Island in Detail.

About

among Chiswell Is., 36 mi. SW of Seward, Chugach Mts.

History

Named by the 1912 U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) field party; it is "a Russian word meaning 'mother'."