Asiak River

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Asiak River
Asiak River is located in Nunavut
Asiak River
Asiak River
Location in Nunavut
Location
CountryCanada
TerritoryNunavut
Physical characteristics
Mouth 
 • location
Coronation Gulf
 • elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Basin sizeArctic Ocean

The Asiak River is a waterway in the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut in Canada. It flows generally north to Coronation Gulf, an arm of the Arctic Ocean. It runs parallel to the Coppermine River, 29 kilometres (18 mi) to the west.

The Inuit community of Kugluktuk (formerly Coppermine) is located at the mouth of the Coppermine River, approximately 30.5 kilometres (19.0 mi) to the west.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Asiak River". travelingluck.com. Retrieved 2009-03-10.

Coordinates: 67°45′52″N 114°25′01″W / 67.76444°N 114.41694°W / 67.76444; -114.41694 (Asiak River)