Place in nature of World


Kvarken (Swedish Kvarken or Norra Kvarken (as opposed to South Kvarken), Finnish Merenkurkku lit. "throat of the sea") is the narrow region in the Gu

cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: ollila pd Author: MoRsE (derivative work: Ori~) pd Author: MoRsE

East River

The East River is a salt water tidal estuary in New York City. The waterway, which is actually not a river despite its name, connects Upper New York B

pd Author: Frederick Usher De Voll pd Author: Related names: Van Dyke, transmitter cc-by-2.0 Author: Diego Torres Silvestre from Sao Paulo, Brazil

La Pérouse Strait

La Pérouse Strait, or Sōya Strait, is a strait dividing the southern part of the Russian island of Sakhalin (Karafuto) from the northern part of the J

cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: 100yen cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Aramaki at German Wikipedia pd Author: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kory Kepner

Hudson Strait

Hudson Strait links the Atlantic Ocean and Labrador Sea to Hudson Bay in Canada. This strait lies between Baffin Island and Nunavik, with its eastern

cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Ansgar Walk cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Ansgar Walk cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Ansgar Walk

Isanotski Strait

Isanotski Strait is a strait connecting the northern Gulf of Alaska with the Bering Sea, in the U.S. state of Alaska. Isanax̂ (variously spelled Issan

cc-by-3.0 Author: Shishaldin cc-by-3.0 Author: Shishaldin cc-by-3.0 Author: Shishaldin


The Väinameri Sea is a strait and sub-bay of the Baltic Sea, located between the West Estonian Archipelago and the Estonian mainland, within western E

cc-by-sa-4.0 Author: Ave Maria Mõistlik cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Rainar Kurbel cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Jaan Rebane

Maloe More

Maloe More (Russian: Малое Море; in English literally the Small Sea) is a strait in Lake Baikal, Russia. It separates the largest island of the lake,

cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Shum96 cc-by-sa-4.0 Author: Тарасов Дима cc-by-sa-4.0 Author: Тарасов Дима

Beagle Channel

Beagle Channel (Spanish: Canal Beagle) is a strait in Tierra del Fuego Archipelago on the extreme southern tip of South America between Chile and Arge

cc-by-sa-4.0 Author: W. Bulach cc-by-sa-4.0 Author: W. Bulach cc-by-sa-4.0 Author: W. Bulach

Strait of Anián

The Strait of Anián was a semi-mythical strait, documented from around 1560, that was believed by early modern cartographers to mark the boundary betw

pd Author: Ptolemy pd Author: Gerardus Mercator, with addition of data from Willem Barentsz voyages pd Author: Creator:Hugo Allard

Gulf of Corryvreckan

The Gulf of Corryvreckan (from the Gaelic Coire Bhreacain meaning "cauldron of the speckled seas" or "cauldron of the plaid"), also called the Strait

cc-by-sa-2.0 Author: Tony Page cc-by-sa-2.0 Author: Richard Webb cc-by-sa-2.0 Author: Tony Page

Kerch Strait

The Kerch Strait (Russian: Керченский пролив, Ukrainian: Керченська протока, Crimean Tatar: Keriç boğazı) is a strait connecting the Black Sea and the

cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Sergey Ashmarin pd Author: Fullarton, A. & Co cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Sergey Ashmarin

Pentland Firth

The Pentland Firth (Scottish Gaelic: An Caol Arcach, meaning the Orcadian Strait) is a strait which separates the Orkney Islands from Caithness in the

cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: No machine-readable author provided. Roger McLassus 1951 assumed (based on copyright claims). cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Postdlf cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Postdlf


Raftsundet is a strait in the municipalities of Hadsel and Vågan in Nordland, Norway. It runs between the islands of Hinnøya and Austvågøya, and has a

pd Author: Axel Lindahl pd Author: Axel Lindahl pd Author: Axel Lindahl

Skookumchuck Narrows

Skookumchuck Narrows is a strait forming the entrance of Sechelt Inlet on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast in Canada. Before broadening into Sechelt

cc-by-sa-4.0 Author: Miranda.Kopetzky pd Author: Redonebird cc-by-sa-3.0 Author: Kantokano

Sound of Islay

The Sound of Islay (Scottish Gaelic: Caol Ìle) is a narrow strait between the islands of Islay and Jura off the west coast of Scotland. It is approxim

cc-by-sa-2.0 Author: Richard Webb cc-by-sa-2.0 Author: Mary and Angus Hogg cc-by-sa-2.0 Author: Mary and Angus Hogg