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Sitka, Sitka City and Borough, Alaska, United States


Alternative Names:City and Borough of Sitka, Fort New Archangel, Gorad Sitka, New Archangel, Novo - Arkhangel'sk, Novo Arkhangelsk, Novoarkhangelsk, SIT, Schitcha, Schitka, Schitkha, Sheet'ka, Sikhta, Sitcha, Sitka, Sitka City and Borough, Sitka srjan, Sitkae, Sitkha, Sitki, shitoka, siska, sitaka byuro, sitka, sytka, sytka alaska, sytqh, xi te ka, Горад Сітка, Ситкæ, Ситка, Սիտկա շրջան, סיטקה, سيتكا, سیتکا، آلاسکا, سیٹکا، الاسکا, सित्का, সিটকা ব্যুরো, シトカ, 錫特卡, 싯카
Type:Seat of a second-order administrative division
Mindat Locality:Sitka, Alaska, USA
Mindat.org Region:Sitka, Alaska, USA
Region:Sitka City and Borough, Alaska, United States
Latitude:57° 3' 11" N
Longitude:135° 19' 51" W
Lat/Long (dec):57.05315,-135.33088
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Elevation:8m
Population:8,863 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Cascade Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 4' 23" N135° 16' 4" W4.4km (2.7 miles)
Bullion Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 4' 18" N135° 15' 24" W4.9km (3.1 miles)
Thetis Prospects, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 4' 5" N135° 15' 14" W5.0km (3.1 miles)
Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - SI174; west of upper Indian River), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 5' 58" N135° 18' 2" W5.5km (3.4 miles)
Boston Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 2' 39" N135° 14' 22" W5.6km (3.5 miles)
Arkie Prospect(?), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 6' 15" N135° 23' 52" W7.0km (4.3 miles)
Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - SI172; ?), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 6' 35" N135° 23' 38" W7.4km (4.6 miles)
Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - SI178; east of Arrowhead Peak), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 4' 8" N135° 12' 24" W7.7km (4.8 miles)
Haley and Hanlon Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 2' 26" N135° 11' 44" W8.3km (5.1 miles)
Groundhog Prospect(?), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 7' 32" N135° 22' 32" W8.5km (5.3 miles)
Apex Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 48" N135° 11' 20" W9.7km (6.0 miles)
Gangola Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 37" N135° 10' 40" W9.7km (6.0 miles)
Belle Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 42" N135° 10' 58" W10.1km (6.3 miles)
Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - SI170; Starrigavan Bay), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 8' 30" N135° 22' 12" W10.2km (6.3 miles)
Liberty Mine, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 29" N135° 10' 22" W10.8km (6.7 miles)
Trepple H Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 9" N135° 9' 35" W11.0km (6.8 miles)
Edgecumbe Exploration Prospect (Lode), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 24" N135° 8' 38" W11.8km (7.3 miles)
Edgecumbe Exploration Prospect (Placer), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 47" N135° 8' 40" W12.1km (7.5 miles)
Baranof Queen Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 53" N135° 8' 26" W13.0km (8.1 miles)
Henrietta Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 39" N135° 8' 8" W13.5km (8.4 miles)
Silver Bay Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 44" N135° 7' 44" W13.8km (8.6 miles)
Bonanza #1 Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 58" N135° 7' 8" W15.0km (9.3 miles)
Green Lake Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 8" N135° 6' 32" W15.4km (9.6 miles)
No Name Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 20" N135° 7' 0" W15.8km (9.8 miles)
Lower Ledge; Haley and Rogers Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 33" N135° 6' 38" W15.8km (9.8 miles)
Pande Basin Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 5' 45" N135° 4' 32" W16.1km (10.0 miles)
Cedar Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 11' 57" N135° 20' 56" W16.3km (10.1 miles)
Patton Prospect?, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 54" N135° 5' 41" W16.3km (10.1 miles)
Bauer; Haley and Rogers Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 9" N135° 6' 24" W16.4km (10.2 miles)
Stewart Mine, Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 38" N135° 5' 41" W16.6km (10.3 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 16.6 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Russian Bishop's HouseBuilding(s)57° 3' 5" N135° 19' 51" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Emmons House (historical)House(s)57° 3' 5" N135° 19' 46" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Sitka Police DepartmentBuilding(s)57° 3' 9" N135° 20' 2" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Hanlon-Osbakken House (historical)House(s)57° 3' 4" N135° 19' 53" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Sitka Fire DepartmentBuilding(s)57° 3' 10" N135° 20' 3" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
See House (historical)Building(s)57° 3' 6" N135° 19' 41" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Westmark Sitka,a Holland America Line CompanyHotel57° 3' 4" N135° 19' 59" W0.2km (0.2 miles)
St. Peter's by-the-Sea Episcopal ChurchChurch57° 3' 5" N135° 19' 40" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Super 8 Sitka AkHotel57° 3' 9" N135° 19' 35" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Sitka Post Office Pioneer StationPost office57° 3' 2" N135° 19' 59" W0.3km (0.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Pacific OceanOcean
USACountry
Alaska, USAState
Sitka, Alaska, USACity Borough
 
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