Low-lying fog surrounds the Great Sitkin volcano in the Aleutian Islands. The Aleutian Islands extend westward across the Arctic Ocean, from the Alaskan Peninsula towards Russia.

Photograph by Paulo Llambias, MyShot
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island Encyclopedic Entry

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Geography, Science

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An island is a body of land surrounded by water