Information About

Zimovia Strait

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 13' 3" N,
132 ° 19' 42" W

Region

Wrangell

Uses

Zimovia Strait in Detail.

About

Extends 30 mi. NW from Ernest Sound, between Wrangell Island on the E and Etolin and Woronkofski Islands on the W.

History

Published in 1853 on Russian Hydrographic Dept. Chart 1493 as "Proliv Zimovya" meaning "winter strait."