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Chain Island
Aerial image of an island.
USGS aerial imagery of Chain Island
Geography
Location Northern California
Adjacent bodies of water Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta
Highest elevation 0 ft (0 m)
Administration
United States
State  California
County Sacramento
Rio-Vista-Montezuma-Hills-Wind-Farms-1 (cropped to Montezuma and Chain islands)
An aerial photo taken looking north in 2015. Chain Island can be seen on the left, west of Montezuma Island.

Chain Island is an island in Suisun Bay, an embayment of San Francisco Bay, downstream of the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta. It is part of Sacramento County, California, and not managed by any reclamation district. Its coordinates are 38°04′11″N 121°51′11″W / 38.06972°N 121.85306°W / 38.06972; -121.85306 (Chain Island), and the United States Geological Survey measured its elevation as 0 ft (0 m) in 1981.

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