Information About

Ivekan Mountain

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Location

63 ° 22' 33" N,
171 ° 42' 50" W

Region

Nome (CA)

Uses

Ivekan Mountain in Detail.

About

In the SW portion of Saint Lawrence Island, forming the coastal highland from Kongkok Basin SE to the valley of the Boxer River, 10 mi. NW of Southwest Cape and 28 mi. S of Gambell.

History

Eskimo name often written "Aivikan," with undetermined meaning. The name was recorded on an annotated map in 1944 by Lawrence Kulukhan of Gambell.