Dundas Strait

Dundas Strait is a sea passage in the Northern Territory of Australia located between Melville Island and the Cobourg Peninsula. It connects the Timor Sea to the Van Diemen Gulf.

Dundas Strait
Map showing the layout of Van Diemen Gulf with the Dundas Strait on the north, connecting it with the Timor Sea.
Coordinates11.3333°S 131.5833°E / -11.3333; 131.5833
EtymologyHenry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville [1]
Basin countriesAustralia
Max. width15 nautical miles (28 km; 17 mi) [2]


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