BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Quatsino Sound
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Sound (1) - Large body of water from which two or more inlets, arms, or channels branch off
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Pronounced: kwat SEE-no
Relative Location: NW side of Vancouver Island, N of Brooks Peninsula, Rupert Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°30'30''N, 127°42'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92L/12
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 102I/8
102I/9
92L/11
92L/12
92L/5
92L/6
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