BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Tongass Passage
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Passage - Narrow stretch of water connecting two larger water bodies
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: On British Columbia-Alaska Boundary, W. of Wales Island, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 54°44'47''N, 130°38'32''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.: 103J/10
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 103J/10
103J/11
103J/15
103J/16
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