Information About

Kiloknak Lagoon

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Kiloknak Lagoon on The Map

Location

63 ° 10' 15" N,
168 ° 49' 36" W

Region

Nome (CA)

Uses

Kiloknak Lagoon in Detail.

About

On the SE coast of Saint Lawrence Island 8 mi. SW of Northeast Cape, it is enclosed by a barrier, a point of which forms Apavawook Cape.

History

Eskimo name shown on map annotated by Lawrence Kulukhan, of Gambell, in 1944. meaning "mainland lake," obtained at Gambell in 1965.