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Coordinates: 61°30′N 019°30′E / 61.500°N 19.500°E / 61.500; 19.500

The area of the Bothnian Sea.

Bothnian Sea
Bothnian Sea
at Holmsund
Holmsund
in Sweden
Sweden
in September 2004.

The Bothnian Sea
Bothnian Sea
(Swedish: Bottenhavet, Finnish: Selkämeri) links the Bothnian Bay
Bothnian Bay
(also called the Bay of Bothnia) with the Baltic proper. Kvarken
Kvarken
is situated between the two. Together, the Bothnian Sea
Bothnian Sea
and Bay make up a larger geographical entity, the Gulf of Bothnia, where the Bothnian Sea
Bothnian Sea
is the southern part.[1] The whole Gulf of Bothnia
Gulf of Bothnia
is situated between Sweden, to the West, Finland, to the East, and the Sea of Åland
Sea of Åland
and Archipelago Sea
Archipelago Sea
to the South. The surface area of Bothnian Sea
Bothnian Sea
is approximately 79,000 km². The largest coastal towns, from south to north, are Rauma and Pori
Pori
in Finland, and Gävle and Sundsvall
Sundsvall
in Sweden. Umeå
Umeå
(Sweden) and Vaasa
Vaasa
(Finland) lie in the extreme north, near Bothnian Bay. See also[edit]

Bothnian Sea
Bothnian Sea
National Park

References[edit]

^ "Bottenhavet" (in Swedish). Nationalencyklopedin. Retrieved 30 January 2016. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Bothnian Sea
Bothnian Sea
at Wikimedia Commons

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