Canada is bounded on the northeast by greenland and on the northwest by alaska. State of alaska to the northwest.
Nova scotia lies on canada s east coast.
Map of canada north east south west. Click on the south west canada to view it full screen. 1600px x 1226px 16777216 colors. The four cardinal directions or cardinal points are the directions north east south and west commonly denoted by their initials n e s and w.
Greenland is to the northeast and to the southeast canada shares a maritime. It is bordered by the pacific ocean to the west alberta to the east and the yukon to the north. Canada is located on the north american continent.
Canada has a vast geography that occupies much of the continent of north america sharing land borders with the contiguous united states to the south and the u s. The climate conditions on the coast make for warmer winters and cooler summers. If you are interested in canada and the geography of north america our large laminated map of north america might be just.
Canada stretches from the atlantic ocean in the east to the pacific ocean in the west. Canada is located in the northern hemisphere on the continent of north america. It is bounded by the arctic ocean on the north by the united states and the great lakes on the south by the atlantic ocean on the east and by the pacific ocean on the west.
238617 bytes 233 02 kb map dimensions. Canada also shares maritime borders with the island of greenland in the northeast and the french island regions of saint pierre and miquelon in the southeast. Points between the cardinal directions form the points of the compass.
Courtesy of natural resources canada. Note that the last one has four figures three in front of the decimal point and one after but it is still a three figure bearing the 4 just gives more accuracy. Not only will the gps have a compass you can use to determine which way is east west north or south but on its map it will also have an arrow that points in the direction you are facing.
Cananda is bordered by the arcitic ocean the atlantic ocean the hudson bay and the united states to the west and south. East and west are perpendicular at right angles to north and south with east being in the clockwise direction of rotation from north and west being directly opposite east. The advantage of three figure bearings is that they describe any direction uniquely.
Hover to zoom map. Your coordinates will appear at the top of the screen also giving you your longitude and latitude. It is bordered to the east south and west by the atlantic ocean and to the north by the province of new brunswick.
To the north lies the arctic ocean. British columbia is canada s most westerly province. Canada is also bounded by the arctic ocean to the north by the atlantic ocean to the east and the pacific ocean to the west.
The four main compass bearings north east south and west are multiples of 90. Further inland winters are slightly colder and summers slightly warmer.