Rutherford Bay

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Rutherford Bay
Location Rice Strait
Coordinates 78°47′N 74°46′W / 78.78°N 74.77°W / 78.78; -74.77 (Rutherford Bay)Coordinates: 78°47′N 74°46′W / 78.78°N 74.77°W / 78.78; -74.77 (Rutherford Bay)
Basin countries Canada
Settlements Uninhabited

Rutherford Bay is an Arctic waterway in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. It is located at the north end of Rice Strait, near the southern entrance of Kane Basin.[1] Ellesmere Island is to the east.


  1. ^ Dodd, G. J.; G. P. Benson; D. T. Watts (1976). Arctic pilot. 3. Great Britain. Hydrographic Dept, (Digitized Apr 3, 2009 ed.). Hydrographer of the Navy. p. 454.