A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Alcan Border, Alaska
Various Identification Codes ...
GPS Location - GNIS Coordinates ...
An important aspect of the GNIS code is that it assigns a GPS location (the latitude/longitude) to the geographic feature. This location is simply a point on the map and does not represent the size or shape of the feature. In the case of Alcan Border, it is a point within Alcan Border that might be a post office, the city hall or simply an intersection - the point should really be considered arbitrary and only indicating a general location.
For Alcan Border, the GNIS GPS location is given as:
Lat: 62° 43' 23" (or 62.7°)
Lon: -141° 11' 17" (or -141.19°) [Map]' . '
Regional Codes ...
For statistical purposes, the US Census Bureau has divided the country into four Regions. Alcan Border is located in Region #4 (the West Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. Alcan Border is located in Division #9 (the Pacific Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. Alcan Border is located in Region X (Region 10).
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has created ten Management Regions. Alcan Border is located in Region X (Region 10).
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)
The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
The official website of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
The official website of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
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This page was last modified: 28 Apr 2019