Information About

Seal Rocks

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 31' 15" N,
149 ° 37' 37" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Uses

Seal Rocks in Detail.

About

6 mi. S of Matushka I. in Gulf of Alaska, 44 mi. SW of Seward, Chugach Mts.

History

Named "K(amen) Sivuchi," meaning "sealion rocks," by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 5), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN); erroneously translated in 1888 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS).