Mackenzie King Island
Mackenzie King Island and Borden Island
|Archipelago||Queen Elizabeth Islands
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
|Area||5,048 km2 (1,949 sq mi)|
|Length||61 mi (98 km) (northeast)
47 mi (76 km) (southeast)
|Width||60 mi (100 km)|
|Territory||Nunavut and Northwest Territories|
Mackenzie King Island is one of the Queen Elizabeth Islands in northern Canada. It lies north of Melville Island and south of Borden Island, and like them is divided. Most of the island is in Northwest Territories, while its easternmost portion lies in Nunavut. The border runs along the 110th meridian west.
Mackenzie King has an area of 5,048 km2 (1,949 sq mi), 60 miles (97 km) long in northeast or 47 miles (76 km) in southeast and 60 miles (97 km) wide, making it the 116th largest island in the world, and Canada's 26th largest island.
- "King, The Right Hon. William Lyon Mackenzie". parl.gc.ca. Retrieved 2008-05-18.
- Vilks, G. Foraminiferal Study of East Bay, Mackenzie King Island, District of Franklin (Polar Continental Shelf Project). [Ottawa]: Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1964.
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