Booth Island (Nunavut)

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Booth Island
Booth Island is located in Nunavut
Booth Island
Booth Island
Geography
Location Hudson Bay
Coordinates 59°55′N 79°56′W / 59.917°N 79.933°W / 59.917; -79.933Coordinates: 59°55′N 79°56′W / 59.917°N 79.933°W / 59.917; -79.933
Archipelago Ottawa Islands
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Area 5 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Coastline 9 km (5.6 mi)
Administration
Nunavut Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Demographics
Population Uninhabited
Source: Booth Island at Atlas of Canada

Booth Island is an uninhabited island in the Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. It is one of 24 islands that make up the Ottawa Islands, situated in the eastern portion of Hudson Bay.[1]

Other islands in the vicinity include Bronson Island, Gilmour Island, Perley Island, J. Gordon Island, Pattee Island, and Eddy Island.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Columbia Gazetteer of North America". bartleby.com. 
  2. ^ "Booth Island". travelingluck.com.