Blaze Island

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Blaze Island
Blaze Island is located in Nunavut
Blaze Island
Location in Nunavut
Geography
Location Coronation Gulf
Coordinates 67°52′35″N 115°10′50″W / 67.87639°N 115.18056°W / 67.87639; -115.18056 (Blaze island)Coordinates: 67°52′35″N 115°10′50″W / 67.87639°N 115.18056°W / 67.87639; -115.18056 (Blaze island)
Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Administration
Territory Nunavut
Region Kitikmeot
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

Blaze Island is an island located within western Coronation Gulf's Richardson Bay,[1] south of Victoria Island, in the Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut, Canada.

Other islands in the vicinity include Kigirktaryuk Island, Onitkok Island, Seven Mile Island, as well as the Couper Islands and the Nichols Islands. The community of Kugkluktuk (formerly Coppermine) is located on the mainland, 6.9 km (4.3 mi) to the southwest.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Blaze Island Natural Resources Canada RICHARDSON BAY Quad, Nunavut". topozone.com. Retrieved 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Blaze Island, Nunavut, Canada". travelingluck.com. Retrieved 2009-03-13.