Sankin Island is a physical feature (island) in Aleutians East Borough.
|Feature Name:||Sankin Island|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||in Ikatan Bay, SW end of Aleutian Range|
|History:||Aleut name published by the Russian Hydrographic Dept. in 1847 on Chart 1379 as "O(strov) Sankik" or "Sankik Island." The name was published as Sankin by US@C&GS in 1882 on Chart 806.|
|Borough:||Aleutians East Borough|
Note that you do not have the right to enter private property without the owner's permission. You do have a right to access goverment property that is open to the general public. The GNIS Feature Detail Report for Sankin Island does not include property ownership information.
(4.1 miles SSW)
(7.1 miles NNW)