So far, we have found very little information about Alaska. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Alaska to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Alaska, please Contact Us.
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Our information shows that the community of Alaska is historic. The information below applies to the area where Alaska would have been located.
Time Zone: The area where Alaska was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)
Telephone Area Codes for surrounding area: (304), (681)<2>
Elevation: 1,100 feet [335.28 m] above sea level<3>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<4>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Alaska. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9146, Longitude: -81.0393 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Alaska have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||37° 54' 52"|
|Lon: ||-81° 2' 21"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<5> Thurmond
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Alaska
|GNIS ID: 1556047 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: None |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Alaska)