Goodnews Bay, AK, USA

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 59.116650, -161.586563.

Goodnews Bay is a small coastal town situated in western Alaska, which is in north western USA. The town used to be known as Mamterat and was established about 150 years ago by settlers who were joined by the local Yup'ik people. By the end of the 19th century the population of the settlement was about 150 people, and these days there are over 250 residents living in the town. Goodnews Bay is known for its small airline located right near the town. Fishing and farming is the main occupations of the local residents. There is a good school in the town, which can accept about 50-55 little school students.

Map of Goodnews Bay, AK, USA

Goodnews Bay, AK, USA Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Goodnews Bay, AK, USA is 59.116650, and the longitude is -161.586563. Goodnews Bay, AK, USA is located at United States country in the Towns place category with the gps coordinates of 59° 6' 59.9400'' N and 161° 35' 11.6268'' W.

Goodnews Bay, AK, USA Geographic Information
CountryUnited States
DMS Lat59° 6' 59.9400'' N
DMS Long161° 35' 11.6268'' W
UTM Easting351,922.71
UTM Northing6,555,910.42
Country CodeUS
Zoom Level9

Coordinates of Goodnews Bay, AK, USA is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.

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