Strait of Georgia in Whatcom County WA


Strait of Georgia - Cultural Feature (Channel) in Whatcom County

Strait of Georgia is a cultural feature (channel) in Whatcom County. The primary coordinates for Strait of Georgia places it within the WA 98245 ZIP Code delivery area.

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Strait of Georgia - Maps, Driving Directions & Local Area Information

Feature Name: Strait of Georgia
Category: Washington physical, cultural and historic features
Feature Type: Cultural
Class: Channel
Description: Mostly in Canada; extends NW from the N ends of Rosario Strait and Boundary Pass between Vancouver Island and the Mainland of British Columbia; the southern boundary extends from East Point (Saturna Island), British Columbia to Alden Point (Patos Island), Washington, then follows the n shores of Patos, Sucia, Matia, and Puffin Islands and continues along a line to Point Migley (Lummi Island).
History: Named Gulf of Georgia by Captain George Vancouver, Royal Navey, in 1792 in honor of King George III of England.
County: Whatcom County
Latitude: 48.8314948
Longitude: -122.9446325
GNIS ID: 1509730
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Nearby Cities, Towns & CDPs

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Point Roberts, WA (12.2 miles NNW)
Blaine, WA (14.4 miles NE)
Custer, WA (15.2 miles ENE)
Ferndale, WA (16.1 miles E)
Marietta-Alderwood CDP, WA (18 miles E)

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