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Nelson Bay, Sitka City and Borough, Alaska, United States


Alternative Names:Nebson Bay, Nelson Bay
Type:Bay - a coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
Mindat.org Region:Sitka, Alaska, USA
Region:Sitka City and Borough, Alaska, United States
Latitude:56° 57' 11" N
Longitude:134° 44' 8" W
Lat/Long (dec):56.95306,-134.73583
Köppen climate type:Cfc : Subpolar oceanic climate
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Red Bluff Bay Prospects, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 51' 21" N134° 42' 38" W10.9km (6.8 miles)
Hill Occurrences, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 55' 32" N134° 56' 40" W13.0km (8.1 miles)
Unnamed Prospect (ARDF - SI189; north shore of Warm Springs Bay), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 5' 35" N134° 48' 36" W16.2km (10.1 miles)
Unnamed Prospects (ARDF - PA018; near Lucky Chance Mountain), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 56' 39" N135° 2' 30" W18.6km (11.6 miles)
Lucky Chance Mine, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 56' 57" N135° 3' 2" W19.1km (11.9 miles)
Free Gold Occurrences, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 57' 38" N135° 3' 6" W19.2km (11.9 miles)
Unnamed Occurrences (ARDF - PA015; near Pinta Lake), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 57' 33" N135° 4' 54" W21.0km (13.0 miles)
Wicked Falls Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 6" N135° 5' 6" W21.2km (13.2 miles)
Stewart Mine, Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 38" N135° 5' 41" W21.9km (13.6 miles)
Patton Prospect?, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 54" N135° 5' 41" W22.0km (13.7 miles)
Bauer; Haley and Rogers Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 9" N135° 6' 24" W22.6km (14.0 miles)
Lower Ledge; Haley and Rogers Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 33" N135° 6' 38" W22.9km (14.2 miles)
Green Lake Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 8" N135° 6' 32" W22.9km (14.2 miles)
No Name Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 20" N135° 7' 0" W23.2km (14.4 miles)
Bonanza #1 Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 58' 58" N135° 7' 8" W23.5km (14.6 miles)
Silver Bay Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 44" N135° 7' 44" W24.3km (15.1 miles)
Henrietta Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 39" N135° 8' 8" W24.7km (15.3 miles)
Baranof Queen Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA56° 59' 53" N135° 8' 26" W25.0km (15.6 miles)
Edgecumbe Exploration Prospect (Placer), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 47" N135° 8' 40" W25.7km (15.9 miles)
Edgecumbe Exploration Prospect (Lode), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 24" N135° 8' 38" W25.9km (16.1 miles)
Pande Basin Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 5' 45" N135° 4' 32" W26.0km (16.2 miles)
Trepple H Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 9" N135° 9' 35" W26.7km (16.6 miles)
Liberty Mine, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 29" N135° 10' 22" W27.2km (16.9 miles)
Allied Group E Prospect, Kupreanof Mining District, Petersburg Borough, Alaska, USA56° 54' 24" N134° 17' 34" W27.4km (17.0 miles)
Belle Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 42" N135° 10' 58" W27.9km (17.3 miles)
Gangola Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 1' 37" N135° 10' 40" W28.0km (17.4 miles)
Apex Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 0' 48" N135° 11' 20" W28.3km (17.6 miles)
Haley and Hanlon Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 2' 26" N135° 11' 44" W29.5km (18.3 miles)
Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - SI178; east of Arrowhead Peak), Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 4' 8" N135° 12' 24" W31.3km (19.4 miles)
Boston Prospect, Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District), Sitka, Alaska, USA57° 2' 39" N135° 14' 22" W32.2km (20.0 miles)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Four Falls LakeLake57° 0' 0" N134° 46' 26" W5.7km (3.5 miles)
Chatham StraitChannel56° 57' 54" N134° 37' 32" W6.8km (4.2 miles)
Mount RaceMountain56° 53' 21" N134° 47' 12" W7.7km (4.8 miles)
Cascade BayBay57° 1' 33" N134° 45' 16" W8.2km (5.1 miles)
Mount RadamakerMountain56° 53' 39" N134° 49' 18" W8.4km (5.2 miles)
Long LakeLake56° 52' 37" N134° 44' 3" W8.5km (5.3 miles)
Wakefield LakesLake56° 52' 21" N134° 43' 46" W9.0km (5.6 miles)
Carbon LakeLake57° 1' 29" N134° 49' 25" W9.6km (6.0 miles)
Deep LakeLake56° 51' 44" N134° 43' 53" W10.1km (6.3 miles)
Point GardnerCape57° 0' 57" N134° 36' 57" W10.1km (6.3 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
Alaska, USAState
Sitka, Alaska, USACity Borough
 
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