Unalaska Island


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Un·a·las·ka Island

 (ŭn′ə-lăs′kə, o͞o′nə-)
An island of southwest Alaska in the Fox Islands of the eastern Aleutians.

Unalaska Island

(ˌuːnəˈlæskə)
n
(Placename) a large volcanic island in SW Alaska, in the Aleutian Islands. Length: 120 km (75 miles). Greatest width: about 40 km (25 miles)
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In the course of reanalyzing the seismic hazards in Alaska and parts of Canada, Jacob and his co-workers recently identified a 1,000-kilometer segment -- stretching from Kodiak Island to Unalaska Island and including the 350-km-long Shumagin gap -- that has a high probability of rupture.
Two days later, the stalled ship had drifted onto the north shore of Unalaska Island, despite efforts to anchor and tow it.
It covered the eastern Bering Sea upper continental slope (200 m to >1200 m depth) from just north of Unalaska Island north to the U.
Its three-day tour ($834) begins with a flight to Dutch Harbor on Unalaska Island.
Other than three whales photographed near the Barren Islands by NMML in 2001 (Durban (2)), and resighted east of Unalaska Island in 2002; no other transient whales from this area have been photographed north and east of the Shumagin Islands.