Scenery Images of Amazing and Attractive Alaska

Alaska is among 50 US states that is located in the northwest extremity of the Americas. It has a maritime border with Russia connected to the west across the Bering Strait. It shows the northernmost and westernmost state in the United States. Moreover, it has the most easterly longitude in the United States due to the Aleutian Islands stretched into the eastern hemisphere. It presents the only non-contiguous U.S. state located on continental North America. It is around 500 miles or 800 kilometers of British Columbia i.e. Canada divides Alaska from Washington. Based in technique, it is part of the continental U.S, yet it is every so often not involved in colloquial use and so it is not part of the contiguous U.S. It was often called the Lower 48. As we realize, the capital is Juneau located on the mainland of the North America continent, however, it is not linked by road to the rest of the North America highway system.

Looking at natural sceneries, the state has bordered with Yukon and British Columbia in Canada to the east, the east of the Gulf of Alaska and the Pacific Ocean to the south. Besides this, it has connected with the Bering Sea, Bering Strait and Chukchi Sea to the west and the Arctic Ocean to the north. Talking about territory, it has water touch Russia’s territorial waters in the Bering Strait for example, the Russian Big Diomede Island and Alaska Little Diomede Island, that is, it has only three miles or 4.8 kilometers apart. Note that it has a longer coastline than all of the other U.S. states joined and furthermore it present the largest state in the United States associated with land area at 663,268 square miles or 1,717,856 square kilometers. In comparison to Texas, it has more than twice times for the next largest state. Beyond, it has larger than all among 18 sovereign countries and if we say about territorial water, it has larger than combined area related the next three largest states such as Texas, California and Montana. In short, it is a larger than the combined area related 22 smallest U.S. sates. More reading

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