Information About

Agarak Creek

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Agarak Creek on The Map

Location

68 ° 10' 21" N,
166 ° 0' 14" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

20 ft (6.1 m)

Uses

Agarak Creek in Detail.

About

Flows WSW to the Chukchi Sea about 2.3 mi NNW of Cape Thompson, Arctic Slope. 1 mile long.

History

Eskimo name reported to mean "mother-in-law akaroaq"; transliterated by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in 1950 which spelled it "Ah-gah-ruk."