Information About

Ukolnoi Island

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 13' 19" N,
161 ° 37' 12" W

Region

Aleutians East

Elevation

502 ft (153.01 m)

Uses

Ukolnoi Island in Detail.

About

4 mi. NE of Dolgoi I., one of Pavlof Is., Aleutian Range

History

Name reported as "O(strov) Youkolny," meaning "stone coal" by Captain Lutke (1836, p. 271), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN). Shown as "Ukolnoi Island" on 1882 U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) chart. The Aleut name is "Kitagutak," according to Father Veniaminov (1840, v. 1, p. 252).