Point Petrof is a physical feature (cape) in Aleutians East Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Point Petrof|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||on NW tip of Sanak I., Aleutian Range|
|History:||Russian name published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), as "M(ys) Petrova" or "Petrof's Cape." According to U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), "The residents of Sanak call Point Petrof, McLoughlins Point * * * Many years ago a man by that name lived at Point Petrof.|
|Borough:||Aleutians East Borough|
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(< 0.1 mile)
Pauloff Harbor, AK
(5.5 miles ESE)