The locations are determined from the following:
- The book, "The Tracks and Landfalls of Bering and Chirikof on the Northwest Coast of America."
- Map of Bering's sea travels:
Considering that both ships had only 5-1/2 months of poor quality provisions and were exploring an area they found to be barren, Bering had to make a controversial decision to limit exploration since his first landing was already 2-1/2 months into the expedition.
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#18 - Bering searches for Chirikof's ship
Book: The tracks and landfalls of Bering and Chirikof on Northwest coast of America
Page 16 - “ Chirikof held a course to the southward and then to the eastward while Bering searched for his companion for two days nearly in the vicinity of the separation…”