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Alaska

Alaska is by far the largest state of the by land area. Nicknamed "the last frontier", Alaska is sparsely populated; the state was purchased by the United States for $7,200,000 from the Russian Empire in 1867, and gained statehood in 1959 as the 49th state.
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is the largest city in , in the region.

is a United States National Park that is home to Denali, North America's highest mountain.

is a city on the in and is long known as the "Halibut Fishing Capital of the World." It is also known as the "End of the Road".

is the capital of , in the state's region.

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is a region of , home to its largest population center around , on the north Pacific Ocean.

Southeastern is sometimes called the Alaska "panhandle".

Interior is in the center of the state. The greater Fairbanks area is a strange place.

, also referred to as Far North Alaska, is a vast region of extending from around the Arctic Circle to the Arctic Ocean.

is a region in , including the Aleutian Islands and the mainland which forms the "chin" of Alaska.

Alaska

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 738,000
  • Abbreviation: AK
  • Latitude of center: 64.8° or 64° 48' north
  • Longitude of center: -151.6° or 151° 36' west
  • Elevation: 1381 feet (421 meters)
  • Neighbors: , and
  • GeoNames ID: 5879092

Other Names for Alaska

  • Amharic: አላስካ
  • Arabic: ألاسكا
  • Armenian: Ալյասկա
  • Aymara: Alaska suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Alyaska
  • Bashkir: Аляска
  • Belarusian: Штат Аляска
  • Bengali: আলাস্কা
  • Bihari : अलास्का
  • Bishnupriya: আলাস্কা
  • Bosnian: Aljaska
  • Bulgarian: Аляска
  • Burmese: အလက်စကာပြည်နယ်
  • Central Kurdish: ئەلاسکا
  • Chechen: Аляска
  • Chinese: 阿拉斯加州
  • Chuvash: Аляска
  • Croatian: Aljaska
  • Czech: Aljaška
  • Eastern Mari: Аляске
  • Egyptian Arabic: الاسكا
  • English: Land of the Midnight Sun
  • English: State of Alaska
  • Esperanto: Alasko
  • French: Alaska
  • Galician: Alasca
  • Gan Chinese: 阿拉斯加州
  • Georgian: ალასკა
  • German: Alaska
  • Greek: Αλάσκα
  • Hakka Chinese: Â-lâ-sṳ̂-kâ
  • Hawaiian: ‘Ālaka
  • Hebrew: אלסקה
  • Hindi: अलास्का
  • Hungarian: Alaszka
  • Igbo: Àláskà
  • Inuktitut: ᐊᓛᓯᑲ
  • Irish: Alasca
  • Italian: Alaska
  • Japanese: アラスカ州
  • Kalmyk: Аляск
  • Kannada: ಅಲಾಸ್ಕ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Alyaska
  • Kashmiri: अलास्‍का
  • Kazakh: Аляска
  • Kirghiz: Аляска
  • Korean: 알래스카 주
  • Latin: Alasca
  • Latvian: Aļaska
  • Lezghian: Аляска
  • Lithuanian: Aliaska
  • Macedonian: Алјаска
  • Malayalam: അലാസ്ക
  • Marathi: अलास्का
  • Mazanderani: آلاسکا
  • Mingrelian: ალასკა
  • Moksha: Аляска
  • Mongolian: Аляска
  • Navajo: Hakʼaz Dineʼé Bikéyah Hahoodzo
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): अलास्का
  • Newari: अलास्का
  • Northern Luri: آلاسکا
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܐܠܐܣܟܐ
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଆଲାସ୍କା
  • Ossetian: Аляскæ
  • Pali: अलास्का
  • Panjabi: ਅਲਾਸਕਾ
  • Persian: آلاسکا
  • Piemontese: Alasca
  • Portuguese: Alasca
  • Quechua: Alaska suyu
  • Romansh: Alasca
  • Russia Buriat: Аляска
  • Russian: Аляска
  • Samogitian: Aleska
  • Sanskrit: अलास्का
  • Scottish Gaelic: Alasca
  • Serbian: Аљаска
  • Serbo-Croatian: Aljaska
  • Sinhala: ඇලස්කාව
  • Slovak: Aljaška
  • Slovenian: Aljaska
  • South Azerbaijani: آلاسکا ایالتی
  • Spanish: Alaska
  • Spanish: Estado de Alaska
  • Tajik: Аляска
  • Tamil: அலாஸ்கா
  • Tatar: Аляска
  • Telugu: అలాస్కా
  • Thai: รัฐอะแลสกา
  • Turkmen: Alýaska
  • Udmurt: Аляска
  • Uighur: Alyaska Shitati
  • Ukrainian: Аляска
  • Urdu: الاسکا
  • Venetian: Ałasca
  • Volapük: Lalaskän
  • Western Mari: Аляска
  • Western Panjabi: الاسکا
  • Wu Chinese: 阿拉斯加
  • Yakut: Аляска
  • Yiddish: אלאסקע
  • Yue Chinese: 阿拉斯加州
  • Alaeksa
  • Alakskak
  • Alaksu
  • Alaschka
  • Aliaksa
  • Anian
  • Gamaland
  • New Albion
  • Sewards Folly
  • Territory of Alaska
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