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During the earthquake, the bay side of Gilbert and Crillon inlets moved about 20 feet northwest relative to the northeast wall that forms the head of the bay. The Sunmore (S) and Badger (B) were anchored in Anchorage Cove, while the Edrie (E) was anchored in the small cove behind the Paps hills. Map credit: Don J. Miller, Giant Waves in Lituya Bay, Alaska. Published by United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey, 1960.