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Baranof Island, Sitka City and Borough, Alaska, United States


Alternative Names:Baranof Island, Baranoff Island, Baranoffs Island, Baranov Island, Baranow Island, Baronoff Island, Ostrov Sitkha, Shi, Sitka Island
Type:Island - a tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
Mindat.org Region:Sitka, Alaska, USA
Region:Sitka City and Borough, Alaska, United States
Latitude:56° 57' 5" N
Longitude:134° 56' 52" W
Lat/Long (dec):56.95139,-134.94778
Köppen climate type:Cfc : Subpolar oceanic climate
Elevation:923m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Hill Occurrences, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 55' 32" N134° 56' 40" W2.8km (1.8 miles)
Unnamed Prospects (ARDF - PA018; near Lucky Chance Mountain), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 56' 39" N135° 2' 30" W5.8km (3.6 miles)
Lucky Chance Mine, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 56' 57" N135° 3' 2" W6.3km (3.9 miles)
Free Gold Occurrences, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 57' 38" N135° 3' 6" W6.4km (4.0 miles)
Unnamed Occurrences (ARDF - PA015; near Pinta Lake), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 57' 33" N135° 4' 54" W8.2km (5.1 miles)
Wicked Falls Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 6" N135° 5' 6" W8.5km (5.3 miles)
Stewart Mine, Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 38" N135° 5' 41" W9.4km (5.8 miles)
Patton Prospect?, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 54" N135° 5' 41" W9.5km (5.9 miles)
Bauer; Haley and Rogers Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 9" N135° 6' 24" W9.9km (6.1 miles)
Lower Ledge; Haley and Rogers Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 33" N135° 6' 38" W10.3km (6.4 miles)
Green Lake Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 8" N135° 6' 32" W10.5km (6.5 miles)
No Name Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 20" N135° 7' 0" W10.5km (6.5 miles)
Bonanza #1 Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 58" N135° 7' 8" W10.9km (6.8 miles)
Silver Bay Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 44" N135° 7' 44" W12.0km (7.5 miles)
Henrietta Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 39" N135° 8' 8" W12.3km (7.7 miles)
Baranof Queen Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 53" N135° 8' 26" W12.8km (8.0 miles)
Edgecumbe Exploration Prospect (Placer), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 47" N135° 8' 40" W13.8km (8.6 miles)
Edgecumbe Exploration Prospect (Lode), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 24" N135° 8' 38" W14.3km (8.9 miles)
Trepple H Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 9" N135° 9' 35" W14.9km (9.3 miles)
Liberty Mine, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 29" N135° 10' 22" W15.0km (9.3 miles)
Belle Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 42" N135° 10' 58" W15.7km (9.8 miles)
Apex Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 48" N135° 11' 20" W16.2km (10.0 miles)
Gangola Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 37" N135° 10' 40" W16.3km (10.1 miles)
Unnamed Prospect (ARDF - SI189; north shore of Warm Springs Bay), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 5' 35" N134° 48' 36" W17.8km (11.1 miles)
Pande Basin Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 5' 45" N135° 4' 32" W17.9km (11.1 miles)
Red Bluff Bay Prospects, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 51' 21" N134° 42' 38" W17.9km (11.1 miles)
Haley and Hanlon Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 2' 26" N135° 11' 44" W18.0km (11.2 miles)
Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - SI178; east of Arrowhead Peak), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 4' 8" N135° 12' 24" W20.4km (12.7 miles)
Boston Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 2' 39" N135° 14' 22" W20.5km (12.7 miles)
Thetis Prospects, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 4' 5" N135° 15' 14" W22.6km (14.1 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Lucky Chance MountainMountain56° 56' 57" N135° 2' 43" W5.9km (3.7 miles)
Lucky Chance LakesLake56° 57' 23" N135° 2' 54" W6.1km (3.8 miles)
Pinta LakeLake56° 57' 28" N135° 4' 5" W7.3km (4.6 miles)
Green LakeLake56° 58' 48" N135° 3' 55" W7.8km (4.9 miles)
Lake DianaLake56° 53' 22" N135° 1' 53" W8.6km (5.3 miles)
Silver Bay TrailTrail56° 58' 17" N135° 5' 41" W9.2km (5.7 miles)
Mount RadamakerMountain56° 53' 39" N134° 49' 18" W9.9km (6.2 miles)
Indigo LakeLake57° 0' 48" N135° 4' 0" W10.0km (6.2 miles)
Silver Bay (historical)Abandoned populated place56° 58' 59" N135° 7' 0" W10.8km (6.7 miles)
Mount FuruhelmMountain57° 2' 59" N134° 55' 46" W11.0km (6.8 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
Alaska, USAState
Sitka, Alaska, USACity Borough
 
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