Moore Island
Moore Island
Moore Island
Moore Island
Moore Island
Geography
LocationJames Bay
Coordinates51°42′52″N 79°00′25″W / 51.71444°N 79.00694°W / 51.71444; -79.00694 (Moore Island)Coordinates: 51°42′52″N 79°00′25″W / 51.71444°N 79.00694°W / 51.71444; -79.00694 (Moore Island)
ArchipelagoArctic Archipelago
Administration
Canada
TerritoryNunavut
RegionQikiqtaaluk
Demographics
PopulationUninhabited

Moore Island[1] is an uninhabited island in the Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. It lies in Boat Passage, on the northern side of Rupert Bay, an extension of Hudson Bay. It measures about 300 m (980 ft) along its longest axis. Jacob Island lies to the west and Waskaganish is about 31 km (19 mi) southeast.

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