BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Masset Sound
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Leading from Masset Harbour to Masset Inlet, N end of Graham Island, Queen Charlotte Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 53°55'45''N, 132°06'10''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.: 103F/16
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