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Avingyak Hills

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Location

68 ° 12' 28" N,
158 ° 45' 27" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

2224 ft (677.88 m)

Uses

Avingyak Hills in Detail.

About

extend NNW from junction of Makpik Creek with Noatak River, 40 mi. W of Howard Pass, Brooks Range. 17 miles long.

History

Eskimo name, reported to be a family name meaning "mouse"; obtained at Noatak in 1956 by Orth.