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Kennedy Channel, Nares Straight

Kennedy Channel, Nares Straight

The Nares Straight is the link between Baffin Bay and Arctic Ocean. To the west is Ellesmere Island, Canada. To the east is the northern extent of the Qaasuitsup municipality, Greenland. Three islands can be seen amongst the many icebergs ? from south to north: Crozier Island, Franklin Island, and Hans Island. Hans Island is situated equidistant from both country?s coasts and remains a legally disputed land between the nations of Canada and Denmark.

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