Prince of Wales, Cape

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cape facing the Bering Strait at the western tip of the Seward Peninsula, Alaska

Note: Cape Prince of Wales is the site of the most westerly point of the mainland of North America, at 168° west longitude.

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“Prince of Wales, Cape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Prince%20of%20Wales%2C%20Cape. Accessed 6 Apr. 2020.

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