Thin Point is a physical feature (cape) in Aleutians East Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Thin Point|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||W point of entrance to Cold Bay, on S coast of Alaska Peninsula, Aleutain Range|
|History:||Translation of "M(ys) Tonkoi" published by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN); called "Slim Point" and "Cape Tonkoy" by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) in 1888.|
|Borough:||Aleutians East Borough|
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King Cove, AK
(12.2 miles NE)
Cold Bay, AK
(16.6 miles NNW)