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Alaska

Map of Alaska
Locator Map of Alaska

  • Land Area:
    (land) 571,951 sq miles
    (water) 86.051 sq miles
    (TOTAL) 658,002 sq miles (largest U.S. State)
  • Land Area: (all states)
  • Coastline-Shoreline: 6,640 miles - 33,904 miles
  • Horizontal Width: 770 miles from the western tip of the Seward Peninsula, east to the Canadian border
  • Vertical Length: 964 miles from Barrow, south to the Alaska Peninsula, just to the west of Kodiak Island

    Note: Maximum lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering States: (0)
  • Boroughs/Census Areas: (16/11) Map
  • Borough: (largest by population) Anchorage, 260,283
  • Geographic Center: Approximately 60 miles to the northwest of Mt. McKinley
  • Highest Point: Mt. McKinley 20,320 ft.
  • Lowest Point: Pacific Ocean, 0 ft.
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Mean Elevation: (including islands) 1,927 ft.
  • Relative Location

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