Alaska - the largest state, on the north. Includes Alaska Peninsula, Aleutian Islands, a narrow strip of Pacific coast, along with the islands of the Alexander Archipelago along the west of Canada and the mainland. Alaska located in the extreme north-west of the continent, is separated from the Chukchi Peninsula (Russia), the Bering Strait to the east by Canada, to the west in a small area of Bering Strait - with Russia. Consists of the mainland many islands: Archipelago of Alexander, the Aleutian Islands, Pribilof Islands, Kodiak Island, the island of St. Lawrence. Washed by the Arctic and Pacific Oceans. On the Pacific Coast - Alaska Range, the inner part - plateau of 1200 m in the east to 600 m in the west, passes into the lowlands. In the north - Brooks Range, beyond which lies the Arctic lowlands.