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Northwest Territories

Name Northwest Territories
Other name(s) for this feature 7b8b0c45ba3611d892e2080020a0f4c9
Status Official
Concise Term TERR-Territory
Generic Term Territory
Province/Territory Northwest Territories
Latitude - Longitude (DMS) 69° 30′ 1″ N, 121° 30′ 8″ W
Latitude - Longitude (decimal) 69.500306, -121.502223
NTS Map Number MCR130
Relevance at Scale 1:30 000 000
Decision Date 1983-11-23
Source Act of Parliament
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