Information About

Triangle Island

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 57' 26" N,
136 ° 32' 4" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Uses

Triangle Island in Detail.

About

at N end of Queen Inlet, on Glacier Bay, in Glacier Bay National Monument, 1.7 mi. S of terminus of Carroll Glacier and 71 mi. NW of Hoonah , St. Elias Mts.

History

Named in 1892 by Reid (1896, pl. 86), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), "because of the shape of the island."