The Danish straits are the three channels connecting the Baltic sea to the North Sea through the Kattegat and Skagerrak. They transect Denmark, and are not to be confused with the Denmark Strait between Greenland and Iceland. The three passages are: The Baltic Sea is located in Northern Europe, from 53Â°N to 66Â°N latitude and from 20Â°E to 26Â°E longitude. ... The North Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean, located between the coasts of Norway and Denmark in the east, the coast of the British Isles in the west, and the German, Dutch, Belgian and French coasts in the south. ... The Baltic Sea The Kattegat (Danish), or Kattegatt (Swedish), is a bay of the North Sea and a continuation of the Skagerrak, bounded by Denmark and Sweden. ... The Skagerrak strait runs between Norway and the southwest coast of Sweden and the Jutland peninsula of Denmark, connecting the North Sea and the Kattegat strait, which leads to the Baltic Sea. ... The Denmark Strait is a strait between Greenland and Iceland. ...
The straits of Denmark. ... A picture of the LillebÃ¦lt in Denmark The Little Belt or Small Belt (Danish:LillebÃ¦lt) is a strait between the Danish island of Funen and the Jutland Peninsula. ... Denmark (red) / south Sweden (yellow), connected with the Oresund Bridge. ...
Categories: Straits of Europe | Baltic Sea | North Sea The Kiel Canal (in German Nord-Ostsee-Kanal, formerly Kaiser-Wilhelm-Kanal) is a 98 kilometre long waterway linking the North Sea at BrunsbÃ¼ttel, Germany to the Baltic Sea at Kiel-Holtenau, Germany. ...
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