Alaska has an area of 1,717,855sq km and a population of around 600,000 people. The state’s capital city is Juneau.
Alaska is located in the extreme north-westernregion of North America. It does not border any US state, but it is bounded to the east by the Canadianprovinces of Yukon and BritishColumbia, to the west by the BeringSea and ChukchiSea, to the north by the ArcticOcean and BeaufortSea and to the south by GulfofAlaska and the PacificOcean. It is the largest American state in terms of area.