Alaska is a western state specifically within the far northwest pacific area of the United States of America; however it is not part of the contiguous US landmass. Admitted to statehood in the year 1959, Alaska has a population of over 626,932 residents and covers an area of 589,757 square miles. The capital of Alaska is Juneau.
Discover and explore Alaska, a state in the country of United States. This online guide of information, articles, and photos of Alaska helps you explore the attractions and points of interest of Alaska. It is located on the continent of North America and its GPS coordinates address is latitude 61.370716 and logitude 61.370716. [Map of Alaska].