Skylight, Arkansas

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Skylight, Arkansas
Unincorporated community
Skylight, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Skylight, Arkansas
Skylight, Arkansas
Skylight's position in Arkansas.
Skylight, Arkansas is located in the US
Skylight, Arkansas
Skylight, Arkansas
Skylight, Arkansas (the US)
Coordinates: 35°50′32″N 94°23′40″W / 35.84222°N 94.39444°W / 35.84222; -94.39444Coordinates: 35°50′32″N 94°23′40″W / 35.84222°N 94.39444°W / 35.84222; -94.39444
CountryUnited States
StateArkansas
CountyWashington
TownshipBoston
Elevation[1]1,778 ft (542 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)479
GNIS feature ID73599
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Skylight, Arkansas

Skylight is an unincorporated community in Boston Township, of southwestern Washington County, Arkansas, United States.[1] Skylight lies about one mile west-northwest of Skylight Mountain (elev. 1,880 feet (570 m)).[2][3]

Skylight has been noted for its unusual place name.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Feature Detail Report for: Skylight, Arkansas." USGS. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Skylight, Arkansas Retrieved September 12, 2010.
  2. ^ "Feature Detail Report for: Skylight Mountain." USGS. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Skylight Mountain Retrieved September 12, 2010.
  3. ^ Arkansas Atlas and Gazetteer (Map) (Second ed.). DeLorme. 2002. p. 30. ISBN 0-89933-345-1.
  4. ^ Thompson, George E. (1 July 2009). You Live Where?: Interesting and Unusual Facts about where We Live. iUniverse. p. 8. ISBN 978-1-4401-3421-0.