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Baffin Bay
Baffin Bay, Canada.svg
Coordinates 73°N 67°W / 73°N 67°W / 73; -67 (Baffin Bay)Coordinates: 73°N 67°W / 73°N 67°W / 73; -67 (Baffin Bay)
Max. lenth 1,450 km (901 mi)
Max. weenth 110–650 km (68–404 mi)
Surface aurie 689,000 km2 (266,000 sq mi)
Average deepth 861 m (2,825 ft)
Max. deepth 2,136 m (7,008 ft)
Watter vollum 593,000 km3 (142,300 cu mi)
References [1][2]

Baffin Bay (Inuktitut: Saknirutiak Imanga;[3] French: Baie de Baffin),[n 1] locatit atween Baffin Island an the soothwast coast o Greenland, is a marginal sea o the North Atlantic Ocean.[1][2][5]

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  1. Umwhile names include Baffin's Bay an Baffin's Sea.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Baffin Bay, Great Soviet Encyclopedia (in Roushie)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Baffin Bay, Encyclopædia Britannica on-line
  3. Baffin Bay. Wissenladen.de. Retrieved on 2013-03-22.
  4. EB (1878).
  5. Reddy, M. P. M. (2001). Descriptive Physical Oceanography. Taylor & Francis. p. 8. ISBN 978-90-5410-706-4. Retrieved 26 November 2010.