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Hudson Strait

Index Hudson Strait

Hudson Strait links the Atlantic Ocean and Labrador Sea to Hudson Bay in Canada. [1]

23 relations: Atlantic Ocean, Baffin Island, Canada, Cape Chidley, Discovery (1602 ship), Fury and Hecla Strait, George Weymouth, Hudson Bay, International Hydrographic Organization, John Davis (English explorer), Labrador, Labrador Sea, Lower Savage Islands, Manitoba, Martin Frobisher, Northwest Passage, Nunavik, Ontario, Resolution Island (Nunavut), Robert Bylot, Southampton Island, Thomas Button, William Baffin.

Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's oceans with a total area of about.

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Baffin Island

Baffin Island (ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓗᒃ, Qikiqtaaluk, Île de Baffin or Terre de Baffin), in the Canadian territory of Nunavut, is the largest island in Canada and the fifth largest island in the world.

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Canada

Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.

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Cape Chidley

Cape Chidley is a headland located on the eastern shore of Killiniq Island, Canada at the northeastern tip of the Labrador Peninsula.

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Discovery (1602 ship)

Discovery or Discoverie was a small 20-ton, 38 foot (12 m) long "fly-boat" of the British East India Company, launched before 1602.

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Fury and Hecla Strait

Fury and Hecla Strait is a narrow (from) channel of water located in the Qikiqtaaluk Region of Nunavut, Canada.

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George Weymouth

George Weymouth (Waymouth)(c. 1585-c. 1612) was an English explorer of the area now occupied by the state of Maine.

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Hudson Bay

Hudson Bay (Inuktitut: Kangiqsualuk ilua, baie d'Hudson) (sometimes called Hudson's Bay, usually historically) is a large body of saltwater in northeastern Canada with a surface area of.

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International Hydrographic Organization

The International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) is the inter-governmental organisation representing hydrography.

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John Davis (English explorer)

John Davis or Davys (c. 155029 December 1605) (b. 1543?) was one of the chief English navigators of Elizabeth I. He led several voyages to discover the Northwest Passage and served as pilot and captain on both Dutch and English voyages to the East Indies.

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Labrador

Labrador is the continental-mainland part of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Labrador Sea

The Labrador Sea (French: mer du Labrador, Danish: Labradorhavet) is an arm of the North Atlantic Ocean between the Labrador Peninsula and Greenland.

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Lower Savage Islands

The Lower Savage Islands are an uninhabited offshore island group of Baffin Island, located in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in the territory of Nunavut.

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Manitoba

Manitoba is a province at the longitudinal centre of Canada.

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Martin Frobisher

Sir Martin Frobisher (c. 1535 – 22 November 1594) was an English seaman and privateer who made three voyages to the New World looking for the North-west Passage.

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Northwest Passage

The Northwest Passage (abbreviated as NWP) is, from the European and northern Atlantic point of view, the sea route to the Pacific Ocean through the Arctic Ocean, along the northern coast of North America via waterways through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.

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Nunavik

Nunavik (ᓄᓇᕕᒃ) comprises the northern third of the province of Quebec, Canada in Kativik, part of the Nord-du-Québec region.

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Ontario

Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.

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Resolution Island (Nunavut)

Resolution Island is one of the many uninhabited Canadian Arctic islands in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut.

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Robert Bylot

Robert Bylot was a 17th-century explorer who made four voyages to the Arctic.

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Southampton Island

Southampton Island (Inuktitut: Shugliaq) is a large island at the entrance to Hudson Bay at Foxe Basin.

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Thomas Button

Sir Thomas Button (died April, 1634) was a Welsh officer of the Royal Navy, notable as an explorer who in 1612–1613 commanded an expedition that unsuccessfully attempted to locate explorer Henry Hudson and to navigate the Northwest Passage.

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William Baffin

William Baffin (– 23 January 1622) was an English navigator and explorer.

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Redirects here:

Furious Overfall, Hudson Straight, Hudson strait, Hudson's Strait.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hudson_Strait

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