Information About

Mount Hamlet

Quick Facts

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Location

68 ° 46' 2" N,
165 ° 57' 13" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

1877 ft (572.11 m)

Uses

Mount Hamlet in Detail.

About

in Lisburne Hills, 10 mi. SE of Cape Lisburne, Arctic Slope.

History

Named in 1904 by A. J. Collier, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), for Captain D. C. Hamlet, commander of the U.S. Revenue Marine steamer Thetis. The Eskimo name "Igiksukrak" means "highest mountain."